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In this guest column for AllAfrica, James Mackie and Rhys Williams discuss the challenges that lie ahead for Africa in 2015.
Bruce Byiers and Florian Krätke try to answer the following question: what are the political economy drivers and constraints of the production and usage of official statistics in Sub-Saharan African countries?
This video guide and accompanying Briefing Note explain how African leaders came to a common position on aid effectiveness, climate change and the post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals.
This dossier provides an overview of all of ECDPM’s annual Challenges Papers. These seek to identify important debates that can be expected in the coming year and beyond and to sketch the backdrop against which these will unfold.
This dossier gives an overview of ECDPM publications and analytical resources from recent years – covering issues of relevance to the Cotonou Partnership Agreement and ACP-EU relations.
What are Economic Partnership Agreements (EPAs)? Who is concerned so far? What do EPAs cover? Find out in our dossier 'Frequently Asked Questions on Economic Partnership Agreements'.
The upcoming European Report on Development (ERD) aims to address financing and other means of implementation in the post-2015 context. Learn more or see past ERD editions in our dossier.