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EU-Angola negotiations on a Sustainable Investment Facilitation Agreement

On 22 June 2021, the EU started negotiations with Angola on a Sustainable Investment Facilitation Agreement.

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Southern African Development Community (SADC)
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Angola is also in the process of joining the Economic Partnership Agreement between the EU and the SADC EPA Group.

Negotiating directives, adopted on 26 May 2021

Launch of negotiations

Rounds of negotiation


The Sustainable Impact Assessment for Angola’s accession to the EU-SADC EPA will also cover the Sustainable Investment Facilitation Agreement. The inception report was published in May 2021.

The EU supported the Investment Policy Review of Angola, carried out by UNCTAD (United Nations Conference on Trade and Development).