State of the Union 2018: Towards a new “Africa – Europe Alliance”

September 12, 2018

Hat: State of the Union 2018: Towards a new "Africa - Europe Alliance"

Funding Scheme: 2018-09-12

Pgm2014 2020: Yes

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The European Commission proposed a new “Africa-Europe Alliance for Sustainable Investments and Jobs” aiming at boosting private investment in Africa, boosting trade, creating jobs and investing in education and skills.

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The package adopted today is based on the commitments made at the African Union – European Union summit held last November in Abidjan, during which the two continents decided to strengthen their partnership. It sets out the main strands of action for a strengthened economic program for the EU and its African partners including:
-stimulating strategic investments and strengthen the role of the private sector
-investing in the human by investing in education and skills
-strengthening the business environment and the investment climate
-exploit fully the potential of economic integration and trade
-mobilising a large envelope of financial resources

Url description: European Commission

Url: http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-18-5702_fr.htm?locale=EN