• Quality Europe

Reconciling EU interests and values: A new vision for global development

The European Union should form ambitious plans to help solve global problems, leading development policy expert Simon Maxwell told a Friends of Europe debate on 10 September, adding: There is no ‘them and us’ anymore. There is only us in the modern world.” Introducing the European Think Tanks Group (ETTG) 2014 report, “Our Collective Interest: Why Europe’s… Read article ›

  • Global Europe

Mobilising development and climate finance requires stronger green policies

Smarter and more catalytic development assistance can help mobilise the trillions of dollars required for poverty reduction and sustainable development, according to the OECD’s new Development Co-operation Report 2014. So can slashing subsidies and raising taxes on fossil fuels, with visionary and determined national leadership, as we see in some countries. Development and climate finance… Read article ›