AGENDA/16/4386  14-12-2016 - Tuesday 20 December: High Level Policy Summit: HM Queen Mathilde, First Vice-President Timmermans and Vice-President Katainen on "Europe's Response to Sustainability Challenges – Delivering the 2030 Agenda" 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On 20 December the European Political Strategy Centre (EPSC) together with the European Commission will host a High Level Policy Summit on "Europe's Response to Sustainability Challenges – Delivering the 2030 Agenda ".
IP/16/4450  20-12-2016 - The European Commission provides new support of €104 million for Kenya 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 December 2016 Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, signed financing agreements with Kenya, together with Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta. The support provided will focus, amongst others, on supporting smallholder agriculture through access to finance, training or market integration.
STATEMENT/16/4440  16-12-2016 - Joint Statement on the occasion of International Migrant Day on 18 December 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 16 December 2016 On the occasion of International Migrant Day on 18 December, 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...
IP/16/4424  15-12-2016 - The European Union invests €170 million to tackle instability and irregular migration in the Horn of Africa 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 December 2016 The European Union invests €170 million to tackle instability and irregular migration in the Horn of Africa The European Commission has today approved a package of 11 new actions under the EU Trust Fund for Africa to improve stability and address...
IP/16/4371  15-12-2016 - European Union steps up its support for Niger to the tune of EUR 609.9 million 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European EUR 609.9 million Brussels, 15 December 2016 European Union steps up its support for Niger to the tune of EUR 609.9 million Neven Mimica, Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, today announced a financial support package for Niger worth EUR 609.9 million in 2016 in the presence of Mahamadou Issoufou, President...
MEMO/16/4422  15-12-2016 - EUTF for Africa and IOM initiative for Protection and Reintegration of returnees along the Central Mediterranean migration routes 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Protection and Reintegration of returnees along the Central Mediterranean migration routes Brussels, 15 December 2016 EUTF for Africa and IOM initiative for The European Union, through the Emergency Trust Fund for Africa (EUTF), and with contributions from Germany (EUR 48 million) and Italy (EUR 22...
MEMO/16/4375  15-12-2016 - Enhanced cooperation between the European Union and Niger 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 15 December 2016 A support package worth €470 million will underpin reform and state-building efforts in various sectors - education, nutrition, food security and resilience, sustainable agriculture, infrastructure, state-building, democratic governance and promotion of the rule of law.
MEMO/16/4342  15-12-2016 - €170 million to tackle the root causes of instability, irregular migration and forced displacement in the Horn of Africa 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 15 December 2016 €170 million to tackle the root causes of instability, irregular migration and forced displacement in the Horn of Africa To help tackle the root causes of instability, irregular migration and forced displacement in the Horn of Africa, the European Commission has...
IP/16/4391  14-12-2016 - European Union adopts new EUR381 million package to tackle root causes of instability and irregular migration in the Sahel region and Lake Chad Basin 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 14 December 2016 The measures were adopted under the Emergency Trust Fund for Africa, set up to address the root causes of instability, irregular migration and forced displacement in Africa.
MEMO/16/4348  14-12-2016 - EUR 381 million to tackle the root causes of irregular migration in the Sahel and the Lake Chad Basin 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 14 December 2016 EUR 381 million to tackle the root causes of irregular migration in the Sahel and the Lake Chad Basin The European Commission today announced the launch of 28 new measures in the Sahel and the Lake Chad Basin for a total...