IP/17/2072  20-07-2017 - EU reinforces its strong partnership with Colombia, focussing on rural reforms 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 July 2017 Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, reaffirms the EU's strong and long-standing partnership with Colombia during an official visit to Colombia tomorrow, where he will meet with President Juan Manuel Santos.
IP/17/1645  15-06-2017 - EU announces €143 million support package for the crisis in North East Nigeria 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 June 2017 The European Commission has announced a support package of €143 million today for the early recovery and reconstruction needs in Borno State in Nigeria which is suffering from a worsening humanitarian crisis.
IP/17/1622  15-06-2017 - The European Union maintains its commitment to security and resilience in West Africa 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 June 2017 One week after presenting its new resilience strategy, the European Commission approves new projects amounting to EUR 88 million, aimed at boosting security and resilience in West Africa.
STATEMENT/17/1570  08-06-2017 - Joint Statement by Neven Mimica, Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development and Alpha Condé, President of Guinea, Chairperson of the African Union and Coordinator of the African Renewable Energy Initiative 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 8 June 2017 Today, we, the leaders representing the European Commission and the African Union commit to continuing our partnership on renewable energy in Africa, in line with the wider efforts to implement the 2030 Agenda on Sustainable Development and the Paris Climate Change Agreement.
IP/17/1543  07-06-2017 - Europe is stepping up its support for the Central African Republic with aid of EUR 382 million 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 7 June 2017 The European Union is supporting the people of the Central African Republic (CAR) by promoting peace-building and economic and social development. Mr Neven Mimica, European Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, and Mr Félix Moloua, CAR Minister of the Economy, Planning...
IP/17/1503  07-06-2017 - The new European Consensus on Development – EU and Member States sign joint strategy to eradicate poverty 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 7 June 2017 The European Union and its Member States signed today a strategic blueprint, outlining the future of European development policy. This "New European Consensus on Development" represents a new collective vision and plan of action to eradicate poverty and achieve sustainable development.
MEMO/17/1505  07-06-2017 - Questions & Answers: The new European Consensus on development 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 7 June 2017 The new European Consensus on development is a shared vision and framework for action for development cooperation for the European Union (EU) and its Member States. It is a blueprint which aligns the Union's development policy with the 2030 Agenda for...
STATEMENT/17/1547  07-06-2017 - Joint public statement: Adoption of the new European Consensus on Development 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 7 June 2017                       by the President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy / Vice-President of the European Commission, Federica Mogherini the President of the European Parliament, Antonio Tajani and the President...
IP/17/1544  06-06-2017 - European Development Days focus on "Investing in Development" - #EDD17 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 6 June 2017 The 11th edition of European Development Days opens tomorrow, 7 June, with a specific focus on investing in development. Europe's leading forum on international cooperation and development promises to be the biggest ever with some 7,000 participants expected.
IP/17/1189  04-05-2017 - EU proposes enhanced partnership with Africa on peace and security, and job creation for youth 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 4 May 2017 The European Commission and the High Representative/ Vice-President have set out today the EU's political priorities and concrete proposals for a stronger strategic partnership with Africa.