Tag: European Union

Migration from Africa may help ‘dissolve’ EU due to deep cultural divide in Europe — Borrell

September 26, 2023

EU’s top diplomat has rejected a claim that migration in Africa is being caused by the war against Ukraine, saying that “the root causes of ... Read More

Macron addresses crisis in Sahel, calls for strengthening French diplomacy

August 29, 2023

During a major foreign policy speech to ambassadors gathered in Paris on Monday (28 August), French President Emmanuel Macron said his country refuses any "paternalism" ... Read More

EU planning new military-civilian operation mission in West Africa — report

August 28, 2023

Despite setbacks from military coups in Mali and Niger, the European Union is planning to launch a new military-civilian mission in Africa in the fall, ... Read More

Japan contributes 900,000 euros to Madagascar’s election basket Fund

August 1, 2023

Japan has provided Madagascar with 900,000 euros to go into the basket Fund set up by the UNDP, earmarked to back the electoral process. The ... Read More

Post-Cotonou: EU green-lights new treaty with African, Caribbean and Pacific states

July 25, 2023

After more than a two-year delay, the EU Council finally ratified (20 July) a new treaty with African, Caribbean and Pacific countries that covers a ... Read More

EU, France pledge 2 million euros to back elections in Madagascar

July 7, 2023

The European Union (EU) and France Thursday vowed to assist Madagascar with one million euro each for the presidential elections slated to take place in ... Read More

Africa, backed by EU investment, is poised to lead global green hydrogen boom

July 7, 2023

African countries are aspiring to establish themselves as renewables-driven hubs to supply escalating global demand for green hydrogen, just as hydrogen diplomacy has intensified in ... Read More

EU provides 66 million euro to Niger to back national budget

July 6, 2023

Josep Borrell Fontelles, the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, announced Wednesday, the bloc will provide Niger with 66 ... Read More

Sahara: UK Gets Brexit Boost after Appeal Court Refuses to Challenge Trade Deal with Morocco

June 21, 2023

UK’s Brexit has been boosted by the latest court ruling refusing to challenge the legality of the Association Agreement sealed with Morocco, which includes the ... Read More

Tunisia refuses to become Europe’s ‘Border Guard’ to curb illegal migration

June 19, 2023

Nancy Faeser and Gerald Darmanin respectively German and French Interior ministers arrived Sunday in Tunisia for meetings with Tunisian authorities few days after the North ... Read More