African farmers may lose 70 % of livelihoods by 2030, says EU
European Union, EU, has estimated that 70 per cent of population of Africa could be vulnerable to droughts and other climatic risks that would affect livelihoods of farmers and herdsmen in the continent by 2030. Representative of EU Delegation, Pietro Nardi gave this at Regional Steering Committee Meeting of Great Green Wall for Sahara and…
EU says 15,000 migrants to exit Libya in two months
Around 15,000 African migrants will be repatriated from Libya in the next two months under an emergency plan to stop abuses there, EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said Thursday.
British PM's Brexit defeat looms over EU summit
British Prime Minister Theresa May heads to a Brussels summit Thursday reeling from a parliamentary defeat over Brexit that threatens to undermine her just as EU leaders back the opening of trade talks.
EU summit set to unlock next phase of Brexit talks
European Union leaders are set to open the next phase of Brexit talks at a summit this week, but may toughen their conditions after Britain cast doubt on whether a deal on divorce terms is binding.
EU's Mogherini condemns 'all attacks on Jews everywhere'
The EU's diplomatic chief Federica Mogherini on Monday condemned "all attacks on Jews everywhere in the world" as she met Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Brussels.
Netanyahu criticises European 'hypocrisy' ahead of EU talks
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has criticised "hypocrisy" in Europe over condemnation of US President Donald Trump's declaration of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, saying rockets from Gaza should also be criticised. The Israeli leader made the comments late Saturday as he left for talks with French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris and a rare meeting with…
EU's Tusk says 'most difficult challenge' ahead in Brexit talks
EU President Donald Tusk warned that talks on a post-Brexit trade deal and transition period would be even more difficult than a hard-won agreement on divorce terms that was sealed on Friday.
EU, UNICEF celebrate Hand Washing Day in Bayelsa
The European Union/United Nation Children Fund (EU/UNICEF) Niger Delta Support programme (NDSP) in collaboration with the Bayelsa state government, yesterday celebrated this year Global hand washing day with children from Kolukuma/Opokuma.....