AMESD sets up Satellite Receiving Station in BCA

August 17, 2010

African Union A Satellite Receiving Station is installed in the Botswana College of Agriculture (BCA) through the framework of African Monitoring of Environment for Sustainable Development (AMESD). The Satellite Receiving Station was officially launched by the Acting Principal of the BCA Read the rest of this entry »

Partnership for the Poor? The Joint Africa-EU Strategy: Risks and Opportunities

November 30, 2009

On November 30, 2009, VENRO organises in cooperation with CONCORD and the Deutsche Welle an international conference at the Deutsche Welle in Bonn.
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November 30, 2009

Journalists were invited to a media briefing on the African Standby Force on Monday 23 November at 9 am, at the African Union Headquarter in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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COUNCIL CONCLUSIONS ON ESDP: EU-AU Cooperation – Strengthening African Capabilities

November 24, 2009

The Council Conclusions on ESDP were adopted by the Council on 17 November 2009. The Council welcomed the progress in the “Peace and Security” partnership between the EU and Africa.
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Successful Human Rights Dialogue between the EU and the African Union

November 23, 2009

The fifth successful round of the AU-EU Human Rights Dialogue shows that the Dialogue has become a valuable and useful part of the AU and EU cooperation in the human rights area, and brings about concrete common conclusions, recommendations and commitments. The open and constructive discussions held demonstrate that the dialogue has reached maturity and allows exchange on a wide range of human rights issues of interest to the two parties. The Joint dilague took place on the 20th of November 2009 in Addis Ababa.

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European Commission / African Union Sign Agreement on implementation of EC-AUC Action Plan for Exchange of officials and Administrative Cooperation (2010)

November 20, 2009

According to the official AU side, a high level visit took place at the African Union Commission in Addis Ababa on 5th and 6th November 2009, between the European Commission (EC) and the African Union Commission (AUC).
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Final JAES EDD Report of the session “Citizens at the heart of the Africa-EU Partnership – mobilising stakeholders”

November 12, 2009

Discussions in the EDD session on Citizens at the heart of the Africa-EU Partnership have shown the rich diversity of ways citizens can be – and have already been – involved in a partnership between Africa and Europe. This has raised questions on how best to organize the role of citizens in the Joint Africa-EU Strategy
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