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  • CommentaryThe AU-EU Summit didn’t prove immune to COVID-19 – but that may be a blessing in disguise
  • BriefPromoting policy coherence: Lessons learned in EU development cooperation
  • PaperPushing on a string or pulling threads together? Lessons learned for anti-corruption efforts by European donors
  • DossierCOVID-19 and international cooperation

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Latest brief from Nadia Ashraf

Recommendations to strengthen civil society engagement in EU trade agreements

Nadia Ashraf | 14 September 2020

Jeske van Seters and Nadia Ashraf argue that a reform of civil society mechanisms in trade agreements is not just timely but necessary for actors to consider the engagement worth the investment.

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Latest paper from Koen Dekeyser

The food systems approach in practice: Our guide for sustainable transformation

Koen Dekeyser | 28 July 2020

This guide to sustainable food systems spells out an iterative and step-based approach to help practitioners and decision-makers tackle the myriad sustainability challenges related to food.

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Latest paper from Poorva Karkare

A political economy analysis of the Nacala and Beira corridors

Poorva Karkare | 7 July 2020

This political economy analysis undertaken by Bruce Byiers, Poorva Karkare and Luckystar Miyandazi shows the complex reality of the transport corridors connecting Malawi to the Mozambican coast.

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Climate change

In this dossier we share our work on climate change and Europe-Africa cooperation. We look at climate from various angles, including the UNFCCC negotiations, cooperation on agriculture and sustainable food systems, gender, migration and finance.

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The Multiannual Financial Framework

In this dossier you can find our latest publications on the upcoming Multiannual Financial Framework – the next long-term EU budget.

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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 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? Find out more.

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