Assessing EU development cooperation: from infancy to maturity?
New issue of BRUSSELS MONITOR series by Eva Křížková focuses on EU development cooperation policy transformation.
The development cooperation policy of the EU is an important political and economic tool. Nevertheless, its importance might be underestimated in today’s public debate. In 2000 and 2015 the international community adopted development goals (the so-called Millennium Development Goals and Sustainable Development Goals), in which poverty eradication and global inclusive sustainable prosperity were set as priorities. In this framework, EU development cooperation is one of the most important tools in the accomplishment of these goals.
Read the full policy paper here.