15 February 2022 14:0015:00

EU-AU Summit ECDPM media briefing

Postponed for two years, the EU-AU Summit will finally take place on 17 and 18 February in Brussels with many points on the agenda. For decades, ECDPM, the Centre for Africa-Europe relations, has been looking at the relationship between Africa and Europe and is gearing up for the summit. What can we expect from the EU and the AU side? And how will the EU-AU relationship develop?

ECDPM staff involved

What were be the main points of tension and alignment? Was there be a truly joint vision? Philomena Apiko (Head, AU-EU relations), Geert Laporte (Senior Executive) and Lidet Tadesse (Associate Director) provided some insights.