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Selected highlights

  • PaperAfrica-Europe relations beyond 2020: Looking through a gender lens
  • PodcastClimate Adaptation Talks – Episode 3: Caroline Mwongera
  • Great Insights magazineNavigating the new normal: EU-AU partnerships in the post-COVID era
  • BriefLeading together: Reconciling EU strategic autonomy and international partnerships

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Latest paper from Pamella Ahairwe

A gender-sensitive sustainable COVID-19 recovery: The role of development finance institutions

Pamella Ahairwe | 26 October 2020

Pamella Eunice Ahairwe and San Bilal look at what development finance institutions, including multilateral development banks, can do to support a gender-sensitive economic recovery from COVID-19.

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Latest brief from Francesco Rampa

EU trade policy for sustainable food systems

Francesco Rampa | 16 October 2020

As the world’s largest food importer, the EU can use its trade policies and agreements to stimulate and incentivise more sustainable practices by its trade partners. With IPES-Food, we have looked at how EU trade policy can better promote sustainable food systems.

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Latest paper from Pauline Veron

Fit for purpose: The EU’s role in global health in the era of COVID-19

Pauline Veron | 12 October 2020

COVID-19 did not improve Europe’s role as a global health actor. Pauline Veron and Mariella Di Ciommo argue that if the EU and its member states wish to step up their game in this field, they will need a clear strategy and better coordination.

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COVID-19 and international cooperation

How will COVID-19 affect trade and investment, migration, peace and security, regional integration, climate change, food security and the private sector? And how will it affect Africa-Europe relations, development and international cooperation more broadly?

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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 in our dossier.

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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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