African leaders and their European counterparts meet in the Ivorian capital, Abidjan, Under the auspices of the 5th African Union (A.U.) and European Union (E.U.) summit to dilate on how to solve some mutual problems ranging from youth unemployment, security and migration.
The leaders will meet over a two day period between Wednesday November 29 to Thursday November 30, 2017. This summit comes at a time when migration is high on the news agenda as a result of the slavery report from Libya weeks ago.
The issue of investing in the young African by way of providing employment and skills training is at the heart of the summit. The theme of the summit is “Investing in the Youth for a Sustainable Future.