Technical, administrative and logistical assistance for the joint Africa-EU strategy support mechanism (JAES SM)


The overall objective of the project is to strengthen the implementation of the JAES and to enhance the visibility of the partnership. The purposes of this project are:

i)      To facilitate the implementation of actions identified under the joint strategic priorities of the JAES Roadmap 2014-2017, including the promotion of synergies with Africa in multilateral processes;

ii)    To provide professional expertise to carry out communication and outreach activities to enhance the visibility of the Africa-EU Partnership and raise awareness on its vision, strategic objectives, values and results achieved.

The purpose of the JAES is to:

i)      strengthen political dialogue and enhance cooperation between the two continents;

ii)    to jointly address global issues, such as climate change or peace and security;

iii)  involve civil society, media and the private sector in continental cooperation;

iv)  actively support Africa's continental integration.

ACP Countries
Area of competence: 
REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT > Regional development strategy
REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT > Regional development strategy
Donor organisation: 
European Commission
Start of project: 
January, 2016
Technical Assistance