EU and African Union to meet in Brussels

BRUSSELS, The European Commission, the executive body of the EU, and the African Union Commission will meet in Brussels Wednesday for the 9th Commission-to-Commission Meeting.

The meeting will be co-chaired by President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker and the African Union Commission Chairperson, Moussa Faki Mahamat, said an European Commission press release today.

The two Commissions will discuss how to reinforce their cooperation in order to tackle common global challenges.

Europe is Africa’s closest neighbour and main partner in foreign investments, trade, security, remittances and development, and humanitarian assistance, it added.

Source: Kuwait News Agency