China’s investment largesse may dwarf EU in Africa

By |september 4th, 2018|African Development Bank, China, EIB, EU trust fund for Africa, European External Investment Plan (EIP), News|

When it comes to increasing investment in the African, Caribbean and Pacific countries covered by the Cotonou Agreement, the EU talks a good game. But it is facing stiff competition from China, armed with more cash and fewer concerns about democracy an...

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Impasse on migration clouds EU-Africa relations

By |avgust 31st, 2018|African Union, Carlos Lopes, Cotonou agreement, EU trust fund for Africa, Jean-Claude Juncker, Migration, Moussa Faki, News, Post-Cotonou|

The issue of how to control migration from Africa may have exorcised European leaders in recent years, but it could also derail the EU's main political agreement with the continent.

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EIB president: Europe needs a paradigm shift in development policy

By |november 17th, 2017|Development Policy, EU trust fund for Africa, European External Investment Plan, european investment bank, Eurozone, eurozone budget, eurozone minister, growth and stability pact, Jean-Claude Juncker, Juncker plan, loans, News, Werner Hoyer|

The Juncker Plan has been a "miraculous instrument", and Europe now needs the same paradigm change in development policy. That means moving from social policy to economic development, and from grants to loans. The EU will play a huge role in that shift...

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Juncker criticises lack of solidarity with Africa

By |september 13th, 2017|Africa, development aid, EU trust fund for Africa, global health advocate, Jean-Claude Juncker, News, Oxfam, Solidarity, SOTEU|

In his State of the Union speech, Commission President Juncker reminded member states to contribute to the EU's Emergency Trust Fund for Africa. EURACTIV France reports.

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