The Cotonou Agreement which governs relations between the European Union and 78 countries from Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific (ACP) will expire in February 2020. How could the relationship evolve?
The EU's Policy Forum on Development (PFD), the structured dialogue between the European Commission and CSOs and local authorities working on development, organised its regional Africa meeting in Dakar on 3-4 October 2016. A trade union delegation attended the event.
This sector note -which has just been finalized- provides detailed advice and practical examples on how to integrate - or "mainstream"- environment and climate change in agriculture, food security and rural development programmes.
Interesting piece by Gijs de Vries a Senior Member at St Antony’s College, University of Oxford, former Vice-President of the Dutch Court of Audit and a former member of the European Court of Audit, posted in the Development Policy group.