European Development Finance Post-2015: Public Meets Private? Talking Points, Florian Krätke, 21 May 2014
Continuing ODI’s financing progress series with a look to post-2015, Florian Krätke looks at the increasing importance of private finance and how European public aid is working alongside it – do private and public sources of finance see development in the same way?
Sahel Strategies Compared – Third Donors Conference on Mali Comparative Advantages or International Cooperation Jungle? Talking Points, Damien Helly and Greta Galeazzi, 16 May 2014
Coordinating various strategies in the Sahel will allow donors and partners to build their legitimacy in responding to complex security and development threats in the region.
Will the Action Plan to Implement the EU’s Comprehensive Approach Have Any Bite? Talking Points, Andrew Sheriff and Volker Hauck, 16 May 2014
If ever there were a time when the EU needs to be more comprehensive and coherent in its international action, it is now – and not just in response to the crisis in Ukraine (…)
African Funds for African Development? Talking Points, Sahra El Fassi, 15 May 2014
The African Union Commission (AUC) has turned the spotlight back on Africa’s responsibility for its own development and efforts to curb illicit financial flows (IFFs) are firmly on the map. (…)