Climate, environment and energy
ECOFAC6 promotes a green economy characterised by sustainable and inclusive economic development, as well as the fight against climate change.
The NaturAfrica initiative supports biodiversity conservation in Africa, taking an innovative, people-centred approach.
This programme aims to strengthen urban governance by supporting social, environmental or economic sustainability.
The SWITCH Africa Green programme aims to assist African countries with sustainable development, by encouraging a shift towards an inclusive green economy.
Digital, research and innovation
The ACP-EU Programme to Strengthen Research and Innovation capacity in ACP countries targets public and private stakeholders with a comprehensive package of opportunities.
The BELLA Programme provides support for the long-term interconnectivity of European and Latin American research and education communities through ‘EllaLink’, a new 6,000 km submarine cable.
The PRIDA programme aims to promote universally accessible and affordable broadband across the continent, unlocking the benefits of internet-based services for all
Sustainable growth and jobs
The DeSIRA initiative aims to contribute to climate-relevant, productive and sustainable transformation of agriculture and food systems in low and middle-income countries.
The BRiCE Programme was set up by the EU to help 75 million children living in crisis-affected countries who are in need educational support.
The DEAR Programme supports projects that engage Europeans in global issues related to social, economic and environmental development.
The Bêkou Trust Fund was set up as a rapid, flexible tool in 2014 to respond to the consequences of the crisis in the Central African Republic the previous year. It positions itself in the humanitarian-development-peace nexus.
This programme seeks to create open dialogue between Europe and LAC countries on the impact that transitioning to a higher level of income has on the capacity of partner countries to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.
Projects from EU-funded programmes
The Southeast Education and Employment Opportunities project (SEE Opportunities) supports children, youth and the unemployed from displacement-affected communities to progress from basic education to skills training, then employment.
This project will improve livelihoods, provide water, sanitation and hygiene, strengthen social cohesion and facilitate the disaster risk reduction response among the people in the Western Myanmar.
COMPASS: Cross-border Opportunities for Migration, Peace, and Self-Sustenance in South Sudan and Uganda
This project aims to support over 70 000 displacement-affected people in the border region of South Sudan and Northern Uganda.