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  • CommentaryThe AU-EU Summit didn’t prove immune to COVID-19 – but that may be a blessing in disguise
  • BriefRecommendations to strengthen civil society engagement in EU trade agreements
  • PaperThe food systems approach in practice: Our guide for sustainable transformation
  • DossierCOVID-19 and international cooperation

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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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Latest magazine issue from Kathleen van Hove

Square pegs in round holes? Using trade policy for non-trade objectives

Kathleen van Hove | 2 July 2020

In the latest issue of our Great Insights magazine, we look at how the EU considers its trade policy as an instrument of external relations.

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Latest blog from San Bilal

The China-Africa summit on COVID-19: Geopolitical and economic considerations

San Bilal | 22 June 2020

Lidet Tadesse Shiferaw and San Bilal look back on the China-Africa extraordinary summit, which focused on addressing the health and economic impact of COVID-19 through the China-Africa partnership.

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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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