Global Gateway: EU announces Team Europe Initiative Green Paraguay to boost reforestation and circular economy
In the context of the COP27 United Nations Climate Change Conference taking place in Sharm-El-Sheikh (Egypt), the EU and EU member states have announced a Team Europe Initiative (TEI) Green Paraguay.
COP27: European Union concludes a strategic partnership with Namibia on sustainable raw materials and renewable hydrogen
Today, Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and President of Namibia Hage Geingob signed a Memorandum of Understanding establishing a strategic partnership between the EU and Namibia at the COP27 in Egypt.
Today, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, on behalf of the EU, signed five Memoranda of Understanding for a Forest Partnership with Guyana, Mongolia, the Republic of Congo, Uganda and Zambia.
COP27: European Union concludes a strategic partnership with Kazakhstan on raw materials, batteries and renewable hydrogen
Today, attending the COP27 in Egypt, Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and Alikhan Smailov, Prime Minister of Kazakhstan, signed a Memorandum of Understanding establishing a partnership between the EU and Kazakhstan.
Commissioner Urpilainen in Tanzania and Malawi to launch the EU Youth Action Plan in Africa and strengthen key partnerships under Global Gateway
Commissioner for International Partnerships, Jutta Urpilainen, embarks today on a mission to Southeastern Africa, from 25 to 28 October, to enhance engagement with African partners in the current complex geopolitical context.
L’Union européenne et la Côte d’Ivoire s’accordent pour lutter contre l’exploitation forestière illégale
Le 19 octobre 2022, l’Union européenne (UE) et la République de Côte d’Ivoire ont conclu les négociations d’un Accord de Partenariat Volontaire (APV) sur l'application des réglementations forestières, la gouvernance et les échanges commerciaux (FLEGT).
The European Union and United States of America agreed today to increase their collaboration to boost sustainable energy in Sub-Saharan Africa, by unlocking more of the continent's abundant renewable power generation potential and improving local access to affordable green energy.
Food security: EU contributes €100 million to IMF's Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust to support vulnerable African, Caribbean and Pacific countries
Today, the EU signed a €100 million grant agreement (about US$97.2 million) for the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) Poverty Reduction and Growth Trust (PRGT).
European Union and CARIFORUM Ministers launch ambitious new EU-Caribbean Partnerships under the Global Gateway strategy
Leaders representing 16 Caribbean countries met with the European Commissioner for International Partnerships Jutta Urpilainen in Barbados and agreed on main priorities for the cooperation that the EU will dedicate to the Caribbean until 2027.
Commissioner Urpilainen launches EU Youth Action Plan in the Caribbean with students at University of West Indies and St Ambrose Primary School
During her mission to Barbados on 11 and 12 October, European Commissioner for International Partnerships, Jutta Urpilainen, launched the EU Youth Action Plan in the Caribbean at the University of West Indies.