The EU wants to see more African involvement in Mali. Paris has suggested a mission of African nations, under UN leadership.
European and African leaders have opened a major summit seeking deeper political, economic and investment ties. The meeting will also focus on conflict prevention, like the violence in the Central African Republic.
European and African leaders from some 70 nations are seeking to improve political and economic cooperation between their two continents at a two-day Brussels summit.
After seeing first hand the deprivation and desperation of refugees in South Sudan and the beginnings of recovery in Mali, Germany’s development minister Gerd Müller is calling for more engagement in Africa.
While on a visit to South Sudan, German minister for international development Gerd Müller has announced that his country will provide 10 million euros ($13 million) in food aid for refugees.
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