EU-China Summit: deepening the strategic global partnership

President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker and President of the European Council Donald Tusk represented the European Union at the Summit. The People’s Republic of China was represented by Premier Li Keqiang. European Commission Vice-Pres… Continue Reading

Tajani visit to Niger: 95 percents decrease in migration flows to Libya and Europe thanks to EU partnership and funds – President to visit Niamey with entrepreneurs, researchers and international organisations

”Through financial support and a strong partnership, the European Union has helped Niger to reduce migratory flows to Libya and the EU by over 95%. In 2016, 330,000 people crossed Niger primarily directed to Europe via Libya. In 2017, this number went… Continue Reading

EU Trust Fund for Africa: additional €90.5 million to strengthen border management and protection of migrants in North Africa

This follows last week’s European Council’s conclusions in which Leaders committed to stepping up support along the Central Mediterranean route. The new programmes under the EU Emergency Trust Fund for Africa will increase EU assistance to refugees and… Continue Reading