EU unlocks €800 million for African investment vehicle

By |julij 11th, 2018|Africa, African Development Bank, blending finance, development, Eurodad, European External Investment Plan (EIP), Juncker investment plan, News|

The EU’s much vaunted private investment vehicle in Africa has moved a step closer to becoming reality after €800 million was unlocked to leverage multi-billion euro investments on the continent.

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Women entrepreneurs ‘a vast untapped resource’, say development policy-makers

By |junij 11th, 2018|EU Development Days, Eurodad, News, Women|

Women and girls are too often forgotten in development policy, despite being in the front-line. A mere 2% of total overseas development aid is spent on policies related to gender equality, panellists heard at the European Development Days in Brussels.

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Whose aid is it anyway?

By |april 18th, 2018|development aid, Development Assistance Committee, Eurodad, News, ODA, refugee crisis|

To the generation brought up on the LiveAid and Live8 concerts, development aid is a moral obligation as well as a policy tool.

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EU aid spending slumps as refugee crisis recedes

By |april 9th, 2018|EU development aid, EU migration, Eurodad, News, ODA, refugee crisis|

Development aid to countries in the Global South stagnated in 2017, according to new figures published by the OECD (Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development) on Monday (9 April). It also showed a declining share of aid spent on refugees.

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