OPENING REMARK BY AMBASSADOR JOHN K. SHINKAIYE, AU COMMISSION CHIEF OF STAFF ON THE OCCASION OF THE JOINT AFRICA- EU TASK FORCE MEETING

October 30, 2009

Ambassador John L. Shinkaiye, AU Commission chief of staff, has made a speech on the occasion of the Joint Africa-EU Task Force on the 8-9th of October 2009 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
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Draft of JAES Action Plan: Migration, Mobility and Employment Partnership

November 8, 2008

AU and EU The draft of the JAES Action Plan 2011-2013 for the Partnership on Migration, Mobility and Employment as communicated in the report of the 11th meeting of the Joint AUC-EC Task Force (JTF) reads ”The Africa-EU Partnership on Migration, Mobility and Employment aims to provide comprehensive responses to migration and employment challenges Read the rest of this entry »


Joint Africa-EU Strategy: progress and way ahead

September 17, 2008

This summary of the troika report on the progress should seek to inform on the progress made to date. It informs you about the progression made on the European Union and African side and gives you an insight about the concrete decisions made at the ministerial meeting.
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“The EU and Africa: a Partnership based on Dialogue” – Speech by the President of the EC, José Manuel Durão Barroso

September 12, 2008

At the Africa Week, José Manuel Durão Barroso, President of the European Commission has delievered a speech on “The EU and Africa: a Partnership based on Dialogue” yesterday at the meeting of the European Parliament and the Pan African Parliament in Brussels.
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African peace facility – Financing for 2008-2010

June 17, 2008

At the 2878th Council meeting on General Affairs and External Relations, the Council approved an EU position on a draft decision, to be adopted by the EU-ACP committee of ambassadors, on the preparation of an action programme for the financing of the African peace facility (APF) for the period 2008-2010.
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18 Month Programme of the Council

June 17, 2008

At the 2878th Council meeting on General Affairs and External Relations, the incoming French and future Czech and Swedish presidencies have presented a draft 18-month programme of the Council for the second half of 2008 and the year 2009.
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Public Consultation on EU-China-Africa launched by the European Commission

April 17, 2008

The European Commission has launched a public consultation on the following subject: “The EU, Africa and China: Towards trilateral dialogue and cooperation on Africa’s peace, stability and sustainable development” with a consultation period starting on the 16/04/2008 until the 13/06/2008. The purpose of this consultation is to gather information and opinion from all African, Chinese and European stakeholders and

i) on the EU proposal to set up a trilateral (Africa-China-EU) dialogue and cooperation notably in the areas of peace and security, infrastructure and sustainable management of natural resources;
ii) on possible joint actions to be taken by the EU, its Member States, China and Africa to support it

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