African and EU leaders adopted a political declaration and a common action plan at the Valletta Summit on migration, in Malta, 12-15 November 2015.
The EU Strategy towards the Eradication of Trafficking in Human Beings, 2012-2016, updated the 2005 EU Ation Plan on best practices, standards and procedures for combatting and preventing trafficking in human beings.
The Ouagadougou Action Plan to Combat Trafficking in Human Beings, Especially Women and Children, was adopted in 2006 and aims at developing co-operation, best practices and mechanisms to prevent and combat trafficking in human beings between the European Union and the African Union.
This policy document, adopted by the Executive Council of the African Union (AU) along with the African Common Position on Migration and Development 2006, articulates the AU’s overarching approach to migration.