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International Partnerships
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Sustainable and trusted connections that work for people and the planet


A stronger global actor – The EU has set priorities for its external cooperation to face global challenges, promote its values and contribute to peace and prosperity in the world.


European development policy fosters sustainable development and stability in developing countries, with the ultimate goal of eradicating extreme poverty.


The EU is the largest development cooperation donor in the world. We provide funding in many different fields and through different methods depending on the needs and objectives of our partner countries.


Stand with Ukraine

The EU stands united in its solidarity with Ukraine and will continue to support Ukraine and its people together with its international partners, including through additional political, financial and humanitarian support.

Africa-EU Partnership

The EU’s relationship with Africa is a key priority for the Commission. Our vision of the future Africa-EU partnership is to work together on global trends.

European Development Days

Europe’s leading forum on international partnerships will take place on 21 and 22 June 2022.

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