IP/18/582  05-02-2018 - Apply now: Lorenzo Natali Media Prize for outstanding journalism in development 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 5 February 2018 Applications for the European Commission's 2018 Lorenzo Natali Media Prize, which recognises journalists doing outstanding reporting on development topics, are open from 5 February to 9 March for online, print and audio-visual works.
MEMO/18/602  05-02-2018 - Questions and Answers about Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C) 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 5 February 2018 The EU has actively participated in international cooperation to promote the elimination of Female Genital Mutilation. Discussion on Female Genital Mutilation is included in human rights and political dialogues with partner countries and in annual dialogues with civil society organisations.
STATEMENT/18/601  05-02-2018 - Joint Statement on the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 5 February 2018 On the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the Commission Federica Mogherini, Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, Johannes Hahn, Commissioner for International Cooperation and...
IP/18/502  01-02-2018 - EU leads international efforts to ensure education for all 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 1 February 2018 Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, attends today the Global Partnership for Education Conference in Dakar, Senegal and calls on global leaders to step up their investment in education.
IP/17/5233  13-12-2017 - EU will support Niger with assistance of €1 billion by 2020 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 December 2017 Overall EU development assistance to Niger will amount to €1 billion for the period 2017-2020. This was announced by Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development Neven Mimica at the Donors' Round Table for Niger in Paris.
IP/17/5231  13-12-2017 - Trust Fund for Africa: EUR 274.2 million in new programmes to support the Sahel and the Lake Chad Basin 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 December 2017 The European Commission has today adopted 13 new measures to support stability and economic development in the Sahel region and the Lake Chad Basin. The measures were adopted under the Emergency Trust Fund for Africa and supplement the 68 measures approved...
MEMO/17/5234  13-12-2017 - EU cooperation with Niger 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 13 December 2017 Niger is a priority country for the EU and one which it cooperates closely with under the Strategy for Security and Development in the Sahel and the New Migration Partnership Framework.
MEMO/17/5232  13-12-2017 - The Trust Fund for Africa: EUR 274.2 million to support stability in the Sahel and the Lake Chad Basin 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 13 December 2017 The European Commission today announced the launch of 13 new measures in the Sahel and Lake Chad Basin amounting to EUR 274.2 million. The measures were adopted under the Emergency Trust Fund for Africa and supplement the 68 measures approved since...
IP/17/5226  12-12-2017 - EU Trust Fund for Africa: new actions worth €174.4 million to support refugees and foster stability in the Horn of Africa 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 12 December 2017 The European Commission has announced today 13 new actions worth €174.4 million under the EU Emergency Trust Fund for Africa to support refugees and host communities in the Horn of Africa region.
IP/17/5223  12-12-2017 - EU proposes a modernised partnership with Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific countries 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 12 December 2017 The European Commission has today presented a recommendation to the Council, including a proposal for negotiating directives. This is an important milestone towards opening negotiations with the countries of the Africa, Caribbean, and Pacific Group of States (ACP).