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Selected highlights

  • PaperPromoting a global green transition following the Russian invasion of Ukraine – The external dimensions of the European Green Deal
  • CommentaryRussia’s war against Ukraine should trigger structural solutions to food insecurity
  • PaperFrom hashtags to the streets: Digital technologies for women’s political activism
  • BriefSupporting adaptation in African agriculture – A policy shift since the EU Green Deal?

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Latest Paper from Chloe Teevan

The Global Gateway: A recipe for EU geopolitical relevance?

Chloe Teevan | 13 June 2022

Chloe Teevan, San Bilal, Ennatu Domingo and Alfonso Medinilla argue that the EU’s Global Gateway strategy has the seeds of something new, but that it will need to overcome a number of challenges to be successful. 

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Latest Commentary from Robert Okello

Strengthening the EU-AU digital agenda: The potential of e-justice

Robert Okello | 13 June 2022

Robert Okello takes a closer look at digital innovations that facilitate access to justice for African citizens. He argues that the EU-AU partnership should support these new approaches and technologies to achieve universal access to justice.

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Latest Paper from Katja Sergejeff

Human development in the EU’s international spending in turbulent times: From words to deeds?

Katja Sergejeff | 13 June 2022

Katja Sergejeff, Ennatu Domingo and Pauline Veron 
argue that human development has become more of a priority in the EU’s international spending than originally planned, but wonder whether the EU will follow through on its commitments amidst new challenges presented by the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

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Africa-Europe relations

On 17 and 18 February, the sixth EU-AU Summit will take place in Brussels. In this dossier, you will find an overview of our recent work on the partnership between Africa and Europe and our analysis ahead of, during and after the summit.

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Gender and international cooperation

How can tax systems promote gender equality? What is the link between empowering girls and women and tackling climate change? Are policymakers taking gender into account when trying to prevent radicalisation and violent extremism? Find out more.

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Youth and international cooperation

In this dossier, we zoom in on the challenges facing young people in Africa and Europe and the change they can drive.

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Climate change and international cooperation

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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