African Union – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Wed, 29 Aug 2018 10:57:26 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png African Union – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 African leaders set up migration body, reject EU migrant ‘platforms’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/african-leaders-set-up-migration-body-reject-eu-migrant-platforms/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/african-leaders-set-up-migration-body-reject-eu-migrant-platforms/#comments Tue, 03 Jul 2018 15:08:39 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1253587 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/african-leaders-set-up-migration-body-reject-eu-migrant-platforms/feed/ 1 We want separate Africa relations with EU, says AU chief https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/we-want-separate-africa-relations-with-eu-says-au-chief/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/we-want-separate-africa-relations-with-eu-says-au-chief/#respond Thu, 24 May 2018 06:31:27 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1240684 https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/we-want-separate-africa-relations-with-eu-says-au-chief/feed/ 0 13,000 migrants repatriated from Libya, but many returnees face problems https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/13000-migrants-repatriated-from-libya-but-many-returnees-face-problems/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/13000-migrants-repatriated-from-libya-but-many-returnees-face-problems/#respond Tue, 30 Jan 2018 06:42:04 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1208693 https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/13000-migrants-repatriated-from-libya-but-many-returnees-face-problems/feed/ 0 EU and Africa have a unique chance to rationalise their cooperation https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/eu-and-africa-have-a-unique-chance-to-rationalise-their-cooperation/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/eu-and-africa-have-a-unique-chance-to-rationalise-their-cooperation/#respond Tue, 16 Jan 2018 06:58:04 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1204473 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/eu-and-africa-have-a-unique-chance-to-rationalise-their-cooperation/feed/ 0 EU-Africa join forces against slave trade https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/eu-africa-join-forces-against-slave-trade/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/eu-africa-join-forces-against-slave-trade/#comments Fri, 01 Dec 2017 05:31:59 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1196026 https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/eu-africa-join-forces-against-slave-trade/feed/ 1 Youth unemployment worries both sides at EU-Africa summit https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/youth-unemployment-worries-both-sides-at-the-eu-africa-summit/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/youth-unemployment-worries-both-sides-at-the-eu-africa-summit/#respond Thu, 30 Nov 2017 06:15:07 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1195535 https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/youth-unemployment-worries-both-sides-at-the-eu-africa-summit/feed/ 0 Migration think-tank: Europe is ‘obsessed’ with short-term solution https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/interview/migration-think-tank-europe-is-obsessed-with-short-term-solution/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/interview/migration-think-tank-europe-is-obsessed-with-short-term-solution/#respond Tue, 28 Nov 2017 06:03:05 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1194745 https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/interview/migration-think-tank-europe-is-obsessed-with-short-term-solution/feed/ 0 France calls urgent UN meeting over Libya slavery https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/france-calls-urgent-un-meeting-over-libya-slavery/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/france-calls-urgent-un-meeting-over-libya-slavery/#respond Thu, 23 Nov 2017 06:01:21 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1193788 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/france-calls-urgent-un-meeting-over-libya-slavery/feed/ 0 EU-Africa strategy: An incentive for development? https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-africa-strategy-an-incentive-for-development/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-africa-strategy-an-incentive-for-development/#respond Tue, 21 Nov 2017 06:05:27 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1192749 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-africa-strategy-an-incentive-for-development/feed/ 0 International pressure ramps up over Liberia election delay https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/international-pressure-ramps-up-over-liberia-election-delay/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/international-pressure-ramps-up-over-liberia-election-delay/#respond Wed, 15 Nov 2017 06:57:37 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1191607 https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/international-pressure-ramps-up-over-liberia-election-delay/feed/ 0 Time to move to an interest-driven Africa-EU political partnership https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/time-to-move-to-an-interest-driven-africa-eu-political-partnership/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/time-to-move-to-an-interest-driven-africa-eu-political-partnership/#respond Tue, 27 Jun 2017 04:35:19 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1156868 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/time-to-move-to-an-interest-driven-africa-eu-political-partnership/feed/ 0 African Union EU rep: ‘Africa shouldn’t just be a spectator to global decisions’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/african-union-eu-rep-africa-shouldnt-just-be-a-spectator-to-global-decisions/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/african-union-eu-rep-africa-shouldnt-just-be-a-spectator-to-global-decisions/#respond Thu, 04 May 2017 11:50:37 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1142941 told EURACTIV Germany that plans for a Marshall Plan for Africa are fundamentally good but warned that the continent needs to be the focus and that healthcare must be the priority.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/african-union-eu-rep-africa-shouldnt-just-be-a-spectator-to-global-decisions/feed/ 0 Germany says Libya camps no solution to refugee crisis https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/germany-says-libya-camps-no-solution-to-refugee-crisis/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/germany-says-libya-camps-no-solution-to-refugee-crisis/#comments Wed, 03 May 2017 06:01:55 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1142493 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/germany-says-libya-camps-no-solution-to-refugee-crisis/feed/ 1 Merkel’s ‘man in Africa’ downbeat on prospects for Africa-EU summit https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/merkels-man-in-africa-downbeat-on-prospects-for-africa-eu-summit/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/merkels-man-in-africa-downbeat-on-prospects-for-africa-eu-summit/#comments Wed, 12 Apr 2017 04:21:39 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1137249 https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/merkels-man-in-africa-downbeat-on-prospects-for-africa-eu-summit/feed/ 1 EU welcomes Morocco rejoining African Union https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/eu-welcomes-morocco-rejoining-african-union/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/eu-welcomes-morocco-rejoining-african-union/#comments Wed, 01 Feb 2017 06:11:57 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1085639 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/eu-welcomes-morocco-rejoining-african-union/feed/ 1 Berlin questions authenticity of claims Sudan used chemical weapons https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/berlin-questions-authenticity-of-claims-sudan-used-chemical-weapons/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/berlin-questions-authenticity-of-claims-sudan-used-chemical-weapons/#respond Wed, 02 Nov 2016 11:09:36 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1056247 Amnesty International has accused Sudan of using chemical weapons, but the German government has its doubts about the organisation’s report, labelling their claims as “implausible”. 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Merkel heads to Africa to look at stemming migrant influx https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/merkel-heads-to-africa-to-look-at-stemming-migrant-influx/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/merkel-heads-to-africa-to-look-at-stemming-migrant-influx/#comments Fri, 07 Oct 2016 12:52:04 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1047339 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/merkel-heads-to-africa-to-look-at-stemming-migrant-influx/feed/ 4 EU should focus more on regional governance in Africa https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/eu-should-focus-more-on-regional-governance-in-africa/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/eu-should-focus-more-on-regional-governance-in-africa/#comments Mon, 12 Sep 2016 04:22:24 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1035728 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https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/eu-suspends-burundi-government-aid-over-violence/feed/ 0 African Union’s Somalia mission hit by EU funding cut https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/african-union-s-somalia-mission-hit-by-eu-funding-cut/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/african-union-s-somalia-mission-hit-by-eu-funding-cut/#respond Tue, 09 Feb 2016 11:35:06 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=890888 EURACTIV Germany reports. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/african-union-s-somalia-mission-hit-by-eu-funding-cut/feed/ 0 Ethiopia’s El Niño drought leaves 10m dependent on food aid https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/ethiopia-s-el-nino-drought-leaves-10m-dependent-on-food-aid/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/ethiopia-s-el-nino-drought-leaves-10m-dependent-on-food-aid/#respond Mon, 08 Feb 2016 14:23:56 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=890772 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/ethiopia-s-el-nino-drought-leaves-10m-dependent-on-food-aid/feed/ 0 EU in last ditch bid to avoid Burundi turmoil https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-in-last-ditch-bid-to-avoid-burundi-turmoil/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-in-last-ditch-bid-to-avoid-burundi-turmoil/#respond Tue, 08 Dec 2015 05:35:48 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=886462 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-in-last-ditch-bid-to-avoid-burundi-turmoil/feed/ 0 France targets African renewables projects for climate finance https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/france-targets-african-renewables-projects-for-climate-finance/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/france-targets-african-renewables-projects-for-climate-finance/#respond Thu, 03 Dec 2015 13:04:41 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=886128 EURACTIV France reports.  ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/france-targets-african-renewables-projects-for-climate-finance/feed/ 0 EU evacuates families and non-essential staff from Burundi https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/eu-evacuates-families-and-non-essential-staff-from-burundi/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/eu-evacuates-families-and-non-essential-staff-from-burundi/#respond Fri, 13 Nov 2015 14:43:30 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=884285 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/eu-evacuates-families-and-non-essential-staff-from-burundi/feed/ 0 The plan to electrify Africa takes shape https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/the-plan-to-electrify-africa-takes-shape/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/the-plan-to-electrify-africa-takes-shape/#respond Wed, 04 Nov 2015 15:01:12 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=883560 EURACTIV France reports.  ]]> 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https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/news/eu-leaders-to-declare-we-cannot-take-more-migrants/feed/ 0 EU-African summit focuses on migration https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-african-summit-focuses-on-migration/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-african-summit-focuses-on-migration/#respond Wed, 22 Apr 2015 17:20:55 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=870015 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/eu-african-summit-focuses-on-migration/feed/ 0 Mimica: ‘I will be the most vocal male feminist’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/mimica-i-will-be-the-most-vocal-male-feminist/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/mimica-i-will-be-the-most-vocal-male-feminist/#respond Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:27:32 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=868011 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/mimica-i-will-be-the-most-vocal-male-feminist/feed/ 0 Lack of social safety net hampers fight against killer diseases https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/lack-of-social-safety-net-hampers-fight-against-killer-diseases/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/lack-of-social-safety-net-hampers-fight-against-killer-diseases/#respond Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:35:34 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=865804 SPECIAL REPORT: Billions of people in developing nations lack the health and social protections that most Europeans take for granted, a gap that experts say harms efforts to reduce poverty and prevent crises like the killer Ebola epidemic in West Africa.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/lack-of-social-safety-net-hampers-fight-against-killer-diseases/feed/ 0 African Union leader Mugabe could visit EU despite travel ban [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/video/african-union-leader-mugabe-could-visit-eu-despite-travel-ban/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/video/african-union-leader-mugabe-could-visit-eu-despite-travel-ban/#respond Tue, 03 Feb 2015 17:34:09 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=864003 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/video/african-union-leader-mugabe-could-visit-eu-despite-travel-ban/feed/ 0 Juncker ‘takes note’ of appointment of African Union chairman Mugabe https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/juncker-takes-note-of-appointment-of-african-union-chairman-mugabe/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/juncker-takes-note-of-appointment-of-african-union-chairman-mugabe/#respond Tue, 03 Feb 2015 15:32:07 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=863940 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/juncker-takes-note-of-appointment-of-african-union-chairman-mugabe/feed/ 0 German MEP: Kenya must ‘restore trust’ amid terror attacks https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/german-mep-kenya-must-restore-trust-amid-terror-attacks/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/german-mep-kenya-must-restore-trust-amid-terror-attacks/#respond Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:42:18 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=857400 EURACTIV Germany reports. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/german-mep-kenya-must-restore-trust-amid-terror-attacks/feed/ 0 Ebola spreads ‘exponentially’, economies threatened https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/ebola-spreads-exponentially-economies-threatened/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/ebola-spreads-exponentially-economies-threatened/#respond Tue, 09 Sep 2014 08:58:45 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=854005 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/ebola-spreads-exponentially-economies-threatened/feed/ 0 Time for Africa and Europe to speak one language https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/opinion/time-for-africa-and-europe-to-speak-one-language/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/opinion/time-for-africa-and-europe-to-speak-one-language/#respond Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:03:31 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=844729 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/opinion/time-for-africa-and-europe-to-speak-one-language/feed/ 0 Hole in the heart of Africa https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/opinion/hole-in-the-heart-of-africa/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/opinion/hole-in-the-heart-of-africa/#respond Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:13:15 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=844665 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/opinion/hole-in-the-heart-of-africa/feed/ 0 No development funds for interventions, says minister https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/no-development-funds-for-interventions-says-minister/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/no-development-funds-for-interventions-says-minister/#respond Tue, 01 Apr 2014 18:05:37 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=843612 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/no-development-funds-for-interventions-says-minister/feed/ 0 The ICC on the ropes: What can the EU do about it? https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/opinion/the-icc-on-the-ropes-what-can-the-eu-do-about-it/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/opinion/the-icc-on-the-ropes-what-can-the-eu-do-about-it/#respond Mon, 07 Oct 2013 18:05:20 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=841468 https://www.euractiv.com/section/justice-home-affairs/opinion/the-icc-on-the-ropes-what-can-the-eu-do-about-it/feed/ 0