Tag Archives: FRA-EU

European Agenda on Migration: Consolidating progress made

With the total number of irregular crossings along the main migratory routes having decreased by 63% in 2017, collective efforts to protect the EU’s external borders, cooperate with partner countries to tackle the root causes …

EU-Africa relations

Regional strategies 

1. Horn of Africa

The Horn of Africa, a region in East Africa , has faced repetitive droughts over the past years, causing a severe humanitarian crisis.

In 2011, the EU adopted a …

EU-Africa relations

How do African countries and the EU cooperate? 

African countries and the EU cooperate through multiple frameworks such as:

  • the Cotonou agreement
  • the joint Africa-EU strategy 

In addition to these frameworks, the Council has adopted …

Schengen information system: Council agrees negotiating position

On 8 November 2017, the Permanent Representatives Committee (Coreper) endorsed, on behalf of the …

Schengen information system: Council agrees negotiating position

On 8 November 2017, the Permanent Representatives Committee (Coreper) endorsed, on behalf of the …