The European Business Council for Africa

The Week of 24 November – 1 December 2017

Commentary: African Union and European Union
Interviews: DR Congo, Zimbabwe
Video: DR Congo, African Union and European Union
In Memoriam: Surin Pitsuwan
Quotes: Zimbabwe, Kenya, Egypt
Careers: Washington, New York

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The Week of 17 – 24 November 2017

Report: Uganda
Commentary: Global
Interviews: Zimbabwe, Cameroon
Quotes: Zimbabwe, Nigeria
Careers: Tbilisi, Dakar, Washington/New York, Brussels, London, Nairobi

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The Week of 10 – 17 November 2017

Newly-Translated Report: Central African Republic
Commentary: Zimbabwe, UN Peacekeepers, Central African Republic, International Criminal Court
Interviews: Zimbabwe, Cameroon
Upcoming Event: Europe and its Neighbourhood 2017 – Conflict Prevention and Crisis Management in the 21st Century
Quotes: Zimbabwe, Cameroon, Kenya
Careers: Tbilisi, Dakar, Washington/New York, Brussels, London, Nairobi

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The Week of 3 – 10 November 2017


Commentary: Cameroon
Interviews: Cameroon, DR Congo
Upcoming Events: Beyond Crisis: Identifying Top Priorities in North Africa for 2018, Europe and its Neighbourhood 2017 – Conflict Prevention and Crisis Management in the 21st Century
Quotes: Zimbabwe, Algeria
Careers: Tbilisi, Dakar, Washington/New York, Brussels, London, Nairobi

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ACP-EU relations beyond 2020: Engaging the future or perpetuating the past?

In September 2018, negotiations are due to start between the European Union and the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) States as to what should organise their relations after the expiration of the Cotonou Partnership Agreement (CPA). The EU’s draft negotiation position is currently under preparation and builds on the 22 November 2016 Joint Communication in which DEVCO and EEAS unveiled a preferred option for the future.

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The Week of 27 October – 3 November 2017

Interviews: Central Asia, Libya
Upcoming Events: ​​Beyond Crisis: Identifying Top Priorities in North Africa for 2018, Europe and its Neighbourhood 2017 – Conflict Prevention and Crisis Management in the 21st Century
Quotes: Kenya, Central African Republic, Zimbabwe
Careers: Tbilisi, Dakar, Washington/New York, London, Nairobi

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The Week of 20 – 27 October 2017

Briefings: Cameroon, Kenya
Commentaries: DR Congo, Mali
Interviews: Burkina Faso
Upcoming Event: Europe and its Neighbourhood 2017 – Conflict Prevention and Crisis Management in the 21st Century
Quotes: Kenya, Egypt, Burkina Faso
Careers: Washington/New York, London, Gulf

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The Week of 13 – 20 October 2017

Reports: African Union and European Union
Briefings: Somalia, Cameroon
Interviews: Cameroon, Global, Africa
Upcoming Event: Europe and its Neighbourhood 2017 – Conflict Prevention and Crisis Management in the 21st Century
Quotes: Syria, Nagorno-Karabakh, Iraq, Somalia, Cameroon, Zimbabwe, Iran
Careers: Washington/New York, London, Gulf

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