Projects & Results

Projects & Results

The Directorate General for International Cooperation and Development (DEVCO) has a key role to play in the European Commission’s external relations and development policies. Its main purpose is to implement most of the Commission’s external assistance instruments. This vital task requires DEVCO to deliver the EU’s aid budget in an open and accountable fashion.


  • Indigenous Views - a series of videos depicting how the SDGs can impact the lives of Indigenous peoples

    8 August 2018
    370 million people in over 90 countries identify themselves as being indigenous. They all have in common the fact that they are the most excluded, discriminated, threatened and often the poorest communities worldwide.
  • European Union reaffirms its commitment to a strong partnership with Greenland

    20 July 2018
    Today, Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, met with the Greenlandic Minister of Education, Culture, Church and Foreign Affairs, Vivian Motzfeldt to discuss the relations between the EU and Greenland, in light of the next long-term budget of the European Union. Under the proposed Multi-annual Financial Framework, a new Overseas Association Decision will describe the Union's relations with the Overseas Countries and Territories, including Greenland.