IP/16/4306  09-12-2016 - EU steps up its support for Benin with EUR 184 million 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 9 December 2016 Mr Neven Mimica, Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, today signed a new package of financial support worth EUR 184 million in the presence of the President of Benin, Mr Patrice Talon.
IP/16/4287  07-12-2016 - The European Union strengthens its support for Burkina Faso with € 800 million 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release € 800 million Brussels, 7 December 2016 Mr Neven Mimica, European Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, is in Paris today to participate in the international conference on Burkina Faso for the funding of the National Economic and Social Development Plan (PNDES).
MEMO/16/3924  25-11-2016 - EU cooperation with Madagascar 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 25 November 2016 EU cooperation with Madagascar What is the current political and economic situation in Madagascar? The European Union is a key partner to Madagascar and is committed supports its efforts in reaching its potential and overcoming the challenges it faces, such as...
MEMO/16/3946  24-11-2016 - Q&A : International Day for the elimination of Violence against women 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 24 November 2016 What do Europeans think about violence against women? According to the Eurobarometer survey on gender-based violence published today, almost all Europeans (96%) think that domestic violence against women is unacceptable.
STATEMENT/16/3945  24-11-2016 - Joint Statement on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, 25 November 2016 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 24 November 2016 Frans Timmermans, First Vice-President of the Commission, Federica Mogherini, the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the Commission, Johannes Hahn, Commissioner  for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, Neven Mimica, Commissioner for International Cooperation and...
IP/16/3883  22-11-2016 - Sustainable Development: EU sets out its priorities 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Strasbourg, 22 November 2016 Today, the European Commission is setting out a strategic approach for achieving sustainable development in Europe and around the world. A first Communication on the next steps for a sustainable European future explains how the Commission's 10 political priorities contribute to...
MEMO/16/3886  22-11-2016 - Next steps for a sustainable European future - European action for sustainability: Questions & Answers 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Strasbourg, 22 November 2016 Next steps for a sustainable European future - European action for sustainability: Questions & Answers The Communication on the next steps for a sustainable European future, presented by Vice-President Timmermans, encompasses the economic, social and environmental dimensions of sustainable development, as...
MEMO/16/3885  22-11-2016 - Towards a renewed partnership with African, Caribbean and Pacific countries after 2020 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Strasbourg, 22 November 2016 Towards a renewed partnership with African, Caribbean and Pacific countries after 2020 The Joint Communication Towards a renewed partnership with African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries buildson the longstanding relationship with the ACP countries, which provides a good starting point to...
MEMO/16/3884  22-11-2016 - A proposal for a new European Consensus on development 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Strasbourg, 22 November 2016 A proposal for a new European Consensus on development In the proposal for a new "European Consensus on Development", presented by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, the European Commission puts forward a shared...
STATEMENT/16/3762  18-11-2016 - Joint Statement on the occasion of Universal Children's Day 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 20 November 2016 On the occasion of Universal Children Day on 20 November, Federica Mogherini, the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the Commission, Neven Mimica, Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Dimitris Avramopoulos, Commissioner for Migration,...