Human rights and democracy at the heart of EU external action – towards a more effective approach

January 30, 2012

European Commission The European Commission states in a Communication to the European Parliament and the Council: Read the rest of this entry »


3rd CSOS Seminar on the AU-EU Human rights Dialogue

November 25, 2011

AGI On November 21-22, the 3rd CSOS Seminar on the AU-EU Human rights Dialogue will take place in Brussels, Belgium. Read the rest of this entry »


Follow-up Meeting of Government Experts

October 31, 2011

AU A follow-up Meeting of Government Experts on the Review of the Protocols relating to the Pan-African Parliament, the African Court of Justice and Human and Peoples’ Rights will take place 31 October – 11 November in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Read the rest of this entry »


Partnership on Democratic Governance and Human Rights – 13th Africa EU Joint Task Force Meeting

October 31, 2011

AU/EU The 5th informal Joint Expert Group meeting of the Democratic Governance and Human Rights partnership took place on 29-30 September 2011 in Brussels, Belgium. The meeting was attended (by members of the iJEG) more than 50 participants, including African and EU Member States, African Union and European Commission representatives, AU representatives in NY, members of AU ECOSOC and EU Civil Society. Read the rest of this entry »


3rd CSOS Seminar on the AU-EU Human rights Dialogue

October 28, 2011

The 3rd CSOS Seminar on the AU-EU Human rights Dialogue will take place in Brussels, Belgium, November 21-22. Read the rest of this entry »


Fifth Annual Ibrahim Index of African Governance Shows That Balance, Equity and Inclusiveness are Key to Governance Quality

October 12, 2011

Mo Ibrahim Foundation The 2011 Ibrahim Index of African Governance, released on the fifth anniversary of the Mo Ibrahim Foundation, illustrates that countries that pursue a balanced approach to all dimensions of governance achieve the most success. Read the rest of this entry »


EU Annual Report on Human Rights and Democracy in the World in 2010

October 10, 2011

EEAS Human rights constitute a journey and a work-in-progress, as much for the Union itself, as for its partners around the world. Read the rest of this entry »