Burkina Faso’s population is set to double within 20 years, bringing a host of development challenges. Head of EU Cooperation Thierry Barbé discusses how the EU is supporting the government on areas from green energy to justice, and reflects on regional cooperation on resilience through the EU Trust Fund for Africa.
EU Trust Funds (EUTFs) are a new instrument in EU external action. Their creation responds to the EU’s will to deliver more flexible, comprehensive and effective joint EU support, and increase the EU’s global visibility and political weight in particularly challenging contexts.
The Royal Film Commission, Jordan, is launching a crowd-funding campaign with the aim of reviving the Med Film Factory, the specialized training programme that benefitted around 50 Arab producers and directors from the Arab world during 2011-2014 and was funded by the E