Linking policy and practice in international cooperation

Selected highlights

  • Talking Points BlogAfrica Day for Food and Nutrition Security
  • Talking Points BlogA Gentle Exchange or Policy Dialogue? Negotiating the Implementation of the Agenda for Change in the Sahel
  • Talking Points BlogThe Future Belongs to Africa If..
  • Talking Points BlogAssisting Regional Institutions and Farmers’ Organisations for Inclusive Regional Value Chain Development
  • Talking Points BlogShaping a Real European Foreign Policy: Challenges Ahead for Federica Mogherini
  • Talking Points BlogA Gentle Exchange or Policy Dialogue? Negotiating the Implementation of the Agenda for Change in the Sahel
  • Talking Points BlogNot the Climate Hero that the EU and the World Needs to Win the Battle Against Climate Change
  • Briefing NoteWhat EU Comprehensive Approach? Challenges for the EU Action Plan and Beyond
  • Talking Points BlogNew Deal for Fragile States Needs Time and Political Commitment to Flourish
  • Briefing NoteWhat EU Comprehensive Approach? Challenges for the EU Action Plan and Beyond
  • Talking Points BlogA Step in the Right Direction for the EU’s Fight Against Ebola
  • Talking Points BlogAddressing Peace, Security and State Fragility – How Can the EU Do Better?
  • Discussion PaperAfrica’s Rising Middle Class amid Plenty and Extreme Poverty
  • Talking Points BlogIs Rising Africa Marginal in Malmström’s Thinking on European Trade Policy?
  • GREAT insights Magazine (October/November 2014)Economic Partnership Agreements and Beyond
  • Discussion PaperECOWAS and SADC Economic Partnership Agreement: A Comparative Analysis
  • Briefing NoteImplementing African Development Initiatives: Securing Alternative Financing for the Agenda 2063
  • ECDPM Informal High-Level Seminar ReportBeyond the 2014 Summit: Which Way Forward for EU-Africa Relations?
  • Talking Points BlogThe Future Belongs to Africa If..
  • Bulletin of Fridays of the Commission (AUC)Making EU-Africa Relations Future-Proof
  • Talking Points BlogAssisting Regional Institutions and Farmers’ Organisations for Inclusive Regional Value Chain Development
  • Talking Points BlogAfrica Day for Food and Nutrition Security
  • Talking Points BlogHow Can the Netherlands Most Effectively Contribute to Achieving Sustainable Food Systems?
  • Discussion PaperStrengthening Policy Coherence for Development in Switzerland - The Case of Food Security

Talking
Points
blog

The ECDPM Talking Points blog aims to deepen the dialogue on policy issues, and get to the heart of the matter in an honest and concise way.

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GREAT
insights
magazine

GREAT insights is ECDPM’s monthly magazine with a focus on issues related to Governance, Regional integration, Economics, Agriculture and Trade.

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Weekly
Compass
newsletter

The Weekly Compass, ECDPM’s weekly newsletter, is a rich source of information for policy makers, analysts, activists and the private sector.

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The Filter
news
service

The Filter gives you the most relevant international cooperation news – over 500 sources are scanned daily to help busy policy-makers stay up to date.

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Latest publication from Brecht Lein

Strengthening Policy Coherence for Development in Switzerland - The case of Food Security

Brecht Lein | 27 October 2014

Brecht Lein, Jeske van Seters and Quentin de Roquefeuil provide a critical analysis of the academic and policy discussions in a selection of policy areas with a potentially critical bearing on global food security. Although tailored to the Swiss domestic policy context, it offers an overview of the status quo in scientific and policy discussions mainly at the EU and international level.

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Latest blog from Rebecca Ramsamy

Where is the ‘A’ in ‘BRICS’? African Engagement with Emerging Global Powers

Rebecca Ramsamy | 3 October 2014

Rebecca Ramsamy reports on discussions at a recent Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung conference on BRICS in Africa.

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Latest blog from Volker Hauck

A Step in the Right Direction for the EU’s Fight Against Ebola

Volker Hauck | 24 October 2014

Volker Hauck and Sophie Desmidt give an update on a recent article in Devex, covering the EU's response to the ebola crisis.

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Dossiers

Dossier: FAQ – Economic Partnership Agreements

Last updated 30 October 2014

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'.

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Dossier: European Think Tanks Group (ETTG) report 2014 – Memo to the new EU leadership

Last updated 30 October 2014

In September 2014, the European Think Tanks Group (ETTG) published a memo to the new EU leadership, outlining five areas that should lie at the heart of the EU strategy until 2020. Read our dossier to find out which areas these are and why they are so important.

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Dossier: Our work on the Sahel

Last updated 31 October 2014

ECDPM studies regional dynamics and the role of Europe in the Sahel region. To stay up-to-date with our work, read our latest publications and blogs in our Sahel dossier.

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Dossier: European Report on Development (ERD)

Last updated 30 October 2014

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.

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