• Africa-Europe Alliance: The Digital Economy Task Force seeks feedback

    20 May 2019
    As part of President Juncker’s New Africa-Europe Alliance, a dedicated EU-Africa Digital Economy Task Force was set up by EU Vice President Andrus Ansip, EU Commissioners Mariya Gabriel and Neven Mimica and African Union Commissioner Amani Abou-Zeid.
  • EU, UN and World Bank hold joint event to promote inclusion for resilient recovery

    15 May 2019
    The Fourth Edition of the World Reconstruction Conference (WRC4 ) concluded yesterday in Geneva, having gathered over 1 000 participants from national and local governments, civil society, the private sector, academia, and international organisations from around the world. The conference, which aimed to promote inclusion for resilient recovery, examined why certain minority groups are left behind by post-disaster recovery processes, and how they can better be included.