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Video: Marcel Vernooij Sustainable Economic Development Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs

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Mr. Vernooij presents policy and priorities that the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFa) have adopted for its work on sustainable and inclusive economic development. This includes support for an enabling environment for entrepreneurship, support for local SMEs and for Dutch companies that can present innovative solutions to development constraints. He also speaks about the role of the EU in private sector for development and also how the Comprehensive African Agriculture Development Programme (CAADP) process can support farmers to get a fair price in markets. In a recent GREAT insights article, his colleague, Jeroen Roodenburg, Ambassador of Private Sector and Development Cooperation in the Dutch MoFA outlined the Dutch Approach: Combining Aid and Trade and Working Together for Effective Private Sector Development


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