Where: Brussels, Belgium
Topic: External relations and foreign affairs
Organiser: European Commission
Supported by the European Commission and seven Member States (Finland, France, Germany, Luxembourg, Spain, Sweden and the United Kingdom), the European Report on Development (ERD) is the main output of the "Mobilising European Research for Development Policies" initiative.
This flagship report is published since 2009, with the aim of stimulating debate and research on topics of major relevance for development, as well as to enhance the European perspective in the international development arena.
Andris Pielbags, European commissioner for Development, will deliver the opening speech at the launch.