Supporting the Central African Republic
The EU has launched its first ever multi-donor trust fund, creating an effective and coordinated international instrument to help the country and contribute to its stabilisation. Read more
The EU supports peace and security in Africa with new funding of €750 million
The EU has adopted the 2014-2016 African Peace Facility action programme to support the African Union and sub-regional organisations in their peace and security efforts. Read more…
Third Japan-EU Development Policy Dialogue Takes Place in Brussels
On Wednesday, July 2, the third Japan-EU Development Policy Dialogue was held in Brussels, Belgium. Read the press release.
Football has its rules – The World has its rights!
An exciting human rights campaign is being run ahead of the World Cup. Discover 12 projects from the 12 Brazilian host cities through factsheets and videos. Follow the campaign on our social media accounts Facebook and Twitter.
Investing together for a healthy future
The EU has committed to double its aid to GAVI Alliance to make sure that more men, women and children have access to life saving vaccines, no matter where they live. Watch CCTV's Sandra Gathmann report from last week's event.
Combatting Transnational Organised Crime at Sea
The EU and INTERPOL hosted a two day high level workshop in order to express their joint commitment to suppress maritime crime. Read more
Private sector and sustainable growth
The European Commission has just published a new Communication on “A Stronger Role of the Private Sector in Achieving Inclusive and Sustainable Growth in Developing Countries” Read more
2015 officially designated as European Year for Development
On 14 April 2014, the European Union's Foreign Affairs Council gave the green light to designate 2015 as the European Year for Development. The motto of the year will be "Our world, our dignity, our future". Read more
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