Forests decimated by cocoa farming in Côte d’Ivoire

By |januar 19th, 2018|cocoa, Côte D'Ivoire, deforestation, Ivory Coast, News|

Côte d’Ivoire’s brown gold has gradually destroyed the country’s national parks and protected forests. At the same time, suspicions of corruption are tainting the authorities’ attempts to curb rampant deforestation.

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The European dream remains seductive to Côte d’Ivoire’s youth

By |december 22nd, 2017|Abidjan, forced returns, IOM, Ivory Coast, Mediterranean crisis, Migration, News, return of migrants|

The European dream remains firmly anchored in young Ivorians. To fight against departures, Côte d'Ivoire is focusing on awareness and reintegration. EURACTIV France reports.

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Youth unemployment worries both sides at EU-Africa summit

By |november 30th, 2017|Abidjan, African Union, Alassane Dramane Ouattara, Central Mediterranean route, EU, EU emergency fund for Africa, EU-Africa summit, Ivory Coast, Jean-Claude Juncker, Mediterranean crisis, Migration, Moussa Faki, News, unemployment, youth unemployment|

A lack of jobs is pushing many young Africans onto the migration path to Europe, and is putting pressure on African and European leaders meeting in Abidjan at the EU-Africa summit. EURACTIV France reports. 

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Migration think-tank: Europe is ‘obsessed’ with short-term solution

By |november 28th, 2017|Abidjan, Africa summit, African Union, aid, Development Policy, EU-Africa summit, European Union, Ivory Coast, Libya, Mediterranean crisis, Migration, News, North-South relations, security, Sudan, Theo Francken, Trust Fund for Africa|

Migration will dominate the fifth Summit between Africa and the European Union, which will be held in Abidjan on 29 and 30 November. But Europeans keep dictating the agenda, due to lack of political unity in the African Union.

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African states compete in TV-style ‘Dragon’s Den’ for foreign investment at Dev Days

By |junij 8th, 2017|Brussels, Daniel Duncan, EDD17, EU Development Days, female entrepreneurs, Guinea, infrastructure, Ivory Coast, News, SMEs, Uganda|

Three developing African states copied the reality-TV format of Dragon’s Den to compete for foreign businesses from a panel of a nearly a dozen investors, at the EU’s Development Days conference on Wednesday (6 June).

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MEPs in Ghana and Ivory Coast to monitor EPA implementation

By |april 18th, 2017|ACP, ACP countries, Bernd Lange, Cotonou agreement, ECOWAS, EU-ACP, European Parliament, Ghana, International Trade committee, Ivory Coast, Lome Convention, News, Post-Cotonou|

MEPs from the European Parliament’s International Trade Committee are in West Africa this week, to monitor the implementation of Economic Partnership Agreements.

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