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Latest blog from Faten Aggad-Clerx

Do we expect too much from election observation missions?

Faten Aggad-Clerx | 26 February 2018

Could election observation missions have done more to prevent Kenya’s electoral crisis? ECDPM's Faten Aggad and Martin Ronceray outline four reasons why deploying election observation missions might still be wise.

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Latest blog from Alexei Jones

The Sustainable Development Goals, the EU and member states: Getting their act together and acting together

Alexei Jones | 19 February 2018

The EU was a driving force in the run-up to the 2030 Agenda, but is still reflecting on how to implement the Sustainable Development Goals at the European level. Alexei Jones argues that the EU and its member states need to step up their game and break silos if they want to show real leadership.

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Latest paper from Lidet Tadesse Shiferaw

A chance to get it right: Challenges for Europe-Africa relations in 2018

Lidet Tadesse Shiferaw | 4 January 2018

In our 2018 Challenges Paper, ECDPM's Lidet Tadesse Shiferaw, James Mackie and Martin Ronceray look at the opportunities and challenges for Africa-Europe relations.

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Brexit and international cooperation

What does Brexit imply for the future of EU-UK relations? How will it impact development, trade and international cooperation between Europe and Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific? In this dossier, you can find our latest Brexit analyses and blogs.

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The Multiannual Financial Framework

In this dossier you can find our latest publications on the upcoming Multiannual Financial Framework - the EU budget - ahead of the 2018 negotiations.

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The political economy dynamics of regional organisations in Africa

What blocks or drives regional integration in Africa? And what role do regional organisations play in this?
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The future of ACP-EU relations

Discussions about the future of the ACP-EU relationship are currently in full swing. To learn more, have a look at our dossier collecting all ECDPM work on ACP-EU relations.

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