According to the latest Eurobarometer survey on international partnerships, EU citizens identify “peace and security” as the most pressing challenge facing partner countries. When asked to pick up to three options from a list, 40% chose “peace and security”.
The European Commission announced 60 members and 10 observers of the Global Gateway Business Advisory Group. The new group gathers CEOs or senior executives of European companies and business associations. It will assist the European Commission in strengthening cooperation with the private sector.
President von der Leyen marks the EU's commitment to the Partnership for Global Infrastructure and Investment (PGII) during the event hosted at the G20 in New Delhi
President von der Leyen spoke today at the G20 event on PGII hosted by Prime Minister Modi and President Biden.
She emphasised the EU's key contribution to two new flagship PGII projects.
Today, on the margins of the Partnership for Global Infrastructure and Investment (PGII) event at the G20 in India, the European Union and the United States of America welcomed the recent commitment by Angola, Zambia and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to develop the Trans-African Corridor.
During the Africa Climate Summit in Nairobi today, President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen and President of Kenya Ruto launched the Green Hydrogen Strategy and Roadmap for Kenya, with the support of Global Gateway, Europe's investment strategy for the world.
Global Gateway: President von der Leyen launches Green Economy Team Europe initiative in the Philippines
During her visit to Manila today, President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen and President Ferdinand Marcos from the Philippines launched the Team Europe Initiative on Green Economy under Global Gateway, with a Team Europe contribution of €466 million.
Signing of agreements by the EU on support to Papua New Guinea for a Forest, Climate Change and Biodiversity Programme and Green Investments
President of France H.E. Emmanuel Macron and H.E. James Marape, Prime Minister of PNG, witnessed the signing of two agreements between the EU, the EIB, the AFD, Expertise France and other partners to support PNG for the implementation of a Forest, Climate Change and Biodiversity Programme and Green
At a signature ceremony on 20 July 2023, Minister of State for Economy and Finance of Benin, Romuald Wadagni and Director-General for International Partnerships at the European Commission, Koen Doens, launched a new EU budget support programme for Benin.
Global Gateway - EU, Latin America and Caribbean Forum: strengthening the dialogue with youth, civil society and local authorities in both regions
In the run-up to the EU-CELAC Summit on 17-18 July, the EU–Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) Forum brought together youth, civil society organisations and associations of local authorities to strengthen the EU-LAC partnership, accompanied by other relevant actors in a multistakeholder collaboration
On 17 and 18 July, the European Union and the Community of Latin American and the Caribbean states (CELAC) held their 3rd Summit in Brussels. The meeting gathered Heads of State and Government of the EU Member States and of the 33 CELAC states for the first time in eight years.