Register for the Africa Week!

 The Group of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament is organising from 25th to 28th September its yearly “Africa Week”, a cycle of Conferences and events aiming at giving a positive vision of Africa and at strengthening the EU-Africa relations.

 Do not miss out the two events organised by the Global Progressive Forum, giving a clear focus on the promotion of fundamental rights and equality:

2016 Global Progressive Achiever Award goes to Ndoye Mame Penda for empowering Senegalese women

Mrs Ndoye Mame Penda and Senegalese Federation of 'Femmes Transformatrices de Poisson' (Women fish processors) received today in Brussels the 2016 Global Progressive Achiever award for their contribution to empowering women and implementing modern and sustainable processing techniques to improve their economic conditions. The award is given by the Global Progressive Forum to leading figures who achieved tangible results to promote worldwide progress and people's well-being.

S&D Group Africa Week

The S&D Group Africa Week is a series of political and cultural events aimed at celebrating Africa-EU relations and discussing ways to give them new directions. You are kindly invited to register below for the events taking place this week.