EU unveils ‘partnership plans’ for new Africa strategy

By |marec 9th, 2020|ACP, EU-Africa relations, EU-Africa trade, EU-Africa-strategy, News|

Partnerships on ten policy areas are at the heart of the EU’s plan “Towards a comprehensive strategy with Africa,” launched on Monday (9 March). The paper will start a seven-month negotiating process with EU and African leaders, with a view to agreeing a partnership agenda at an EU African Union summit in October.

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EU-Africa: in search of a genuine partnership

By |marec 3rd, 2020|EU-Africa relations, EU-Africa-strategy, News|

The European Commission is pursuing a renewed and ambitious relationship with the African continent. The new relationship is intended to treat Africa as an equal partner to Europe, as opposed to policy priorities being dictated to African partners. How...

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It’s time for the EU to restart its partnership with Africa

By |februar 28th, 2020|EU-Africa relations, EU-Africa-strategy, immigration, News|

Europe and Africa would benefit from a real partnership, but the EU needs to avoid being taken hostage by migration politics, argues José María Vera

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‘Partnerships’ to be at heart of EU-Africa strategy, leaked paper reveals

By |februar 24th, 2020|EU-Africa relations, EU-Africa trade, EU-Africa-strategy, News|

The EU will seek to put a series of policy-themed ‘partnerships’ at the heart of its EU-Africa strategy which will be formally launched in early March, according to a leaked draft obtained by EURACTIV.

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EU development policy to be more interest-driven under ‘geopolitical’ Commission

By |februar 21st, 2020|cooperation and development, EU-Africa-strategy, Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF), News, SDGs|

The geopolitical Europea Commission ambition would turn cooperation and development policy into an internal and external interest-driven policy, Alexei Jones, Senior Policy Officer at the European Centre for Development Policy Management (ECDPM) told EURACTIV. 

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Mogherini: Europe and Africa can change global politics in a ‘revolutionary’ way

By |november 8th, 2018|Africa, African agriculture, EU-Africa relations, EU-Africa-strategy, Federica Mogherini, News, Udo Bullmann|

A new model of collaboration between the EU and Africa can change today’s dangerous turn of international relations, which have moved from “win-win” solutions and are now based on “zero-sum” games, EU's top diplomat Federica Mogherini said.

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EU’s finance for African security missions has ‘poor effect’, say auditors

By |september 19th, 2018|African Union, AMISOM, common foreign and security policy, EU-Africa-strategy, News|

The EU’s financial support for African peace and security policies “has had a poor effect and needs refocusing,” the European Court of Auditors said in a report published on Tuesday (18 September).

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The ‘migration problem’ could be the motor for new relations with Africa

By |julij 9th, 2018|Africa, EU, EU-Africa-strategy, Europe, Migration, News, Sustainable Development Goals|

Current proposals put forward by the EU won't solve the migration problem, particularly with predictions of Africa's population doubling by 2050. Africa and Europe would both benefit from resetting their relations, writes Karl Aiginger.

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Africa-Europe ties need a reset – but not just because of migration

By |junij 6th, 2018|ACFTA, Agenda 2063, development, EU-Africa summit, EU-Africa-strategy, European Commission, News|

Europe and Africa need a partnership which should focus on the new realities in both regions. Europe can become the region's main partner during its transformative revolution if it listens to civil society representatives, writes Shada Islam.

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Migration control must be at heart of next EU-Africa pact, says EU

By |marec 27th, 2018|Brexit, Cotonou agreement, development, EEAS, EU-Africa-strategy, irregular migration, News, Post-Cotonou|

The EU will put migration and security at the heart of its agenda in talks on a successor to the Cotonou Agreement with African, Caribbean and Pacific nations (ACP), a leading EU official said on Monday (26 March).

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