13th Africa EU Joint Task Force Meeting

October 27, 2011

AU / EU The Thirteenth meeting of the Joint Africa-EU Task Force (JTF) was held on 19 October 2011 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Read the rest of this entry »


African Higher Education Harmonisation and Tuning Project (Tuning Africa)

October 26, 2011

Tuning Africa The African Higher Education system is undergoing a tremendous transformation process. This includes a number of national, regional and continental initiatives which are the Nyerere programme, the African higher Education Harmonisation and Quality Assurance programme, the Pan-African University and many others. Read the rest of this entry »


Delivering results and implementing concrete actions in Africa-EU relations

October 10, 2011

Africa and Europe in Partnership A Conference on the implementation of the Joint Africa-EU Strategy (JAES) was organised by the Permanent Mission of the African Union in Brussels on 22nd September 2011, in Brussels. Read the rest of this entry »


Germany pledges € 30 million support for African Union

December 7, 2009

The official website of the EU and African Union reports that negotiation on Development Cooperation between the African Union (AU) and Government of the Federal Republic of Germany were held in Addis Ababa on 18 November 2009.
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Joint Africa-EU Strategy faces key test in coming year

December 4, 2009

The most substantial goals of the Joint Africa-EU Strategy (JAES), adopted in December 2007, are enhanced political dialogue on peace and security issues and the realisation of a professional, African-led military infrastructure by June 2010.
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Further discussions on Migration and Stockholm programme

December 1, 2009

The Justice and Home Affairs Council, home affairs and migration ministers discussed the draft Stockholm Programme on the 30th November 2009. There was broad consensus on creating a more secure and open Europe where the rights of individuals are safeguarded.
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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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