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  • PaperLessons from promoting market access for Beninese value chain actors to Nigerian markets
  • PaperA rapier not a blunderbuss: Why the EU must do better in supporting African job creation
  • BlogMorocco’s accession to ECOWAS: Building bridges or rocking the boat?
  • BlogThe Sustainable Development Goals, the EU and member states: Getting their act together and acting together

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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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Latest paper from Alfonso Medinilla

Charting the course to 2020: Fundamental choices for the negotiation of a future ACP-EU partnership

Alfonso Medinilla | 29 January 2018

To navigate the multitude of issues, options and trade-offs raised by the renegotiations of the ACP-EU partnership, ECDPM's Alfonso Medinilla and Jean Bossuyt outline the key choices and possible implications for all actors involved.

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Latest blog from Emmanuel De Groof

Beyond symbolic progress: UK contribution to EU development aid until 2020

Emmanuel De Groof | 22 January 2018

ECDPM's Emmanuel De Groof and Andrew Sherriff assess what Brexit might mean for EU development funds until 2020 and beyond.

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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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