On Monday, 25th October 2021 from 16:30 to 18:00 (Brussels time) there will be an ad hoc meeting with members of the ACP – EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly, dedicated to the “Fight against HIV/ AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria and the impact of Covid-19 on it” with Peter Sands, Executive Director of the Global Fund, Olivia Ngou, Executive Director of the Impact Santé Afrique, and the European Commission.
Exchange of views: Global Refugee Forum and Africa: tracking progress on pledges and the EU contribution On 27 May 2021, the Delegation to the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly (DACP) held an exchange of views on 'The UN Global Refugee Forum and Africa,' with UNHCR, EC, Ambassadors of Uganda and Mauritania.
22 April 2021. Ten years ago, in April 2011, Ethiopia started construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) on the Blue Nile, Ethiopia’s first mega-dam, which is set to become Africa’s largest hydro-electric power plant. Sudan and Egypt are downstream from the dam, and depend on Nile waters, so they are strongly opposed to the way Ethiopia has gone about this project.