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The European Commission’s proposal for a new European Consensus on Development emphasises the need for the EU and its member states to mobilise private resources for agricultural development. But the EU should re-think the kind of agriculture it wants to support if it intends to eradicate poverty.

Posted by Oxfam International EU Advocacy

Public services like health and education are one of the strongest weapons in the fight against inequality. They benefit everyone in society, but the poorest most of all.

Posted by Oxfam International EU Advocacy

by Hilary Jeune Last year, the world has agreed on a massive plan to achieve sustainable development by 2030, and the EU is currently discussing its implementation, starting today with European development ministers meeting in Brussels. One element in the EU strategy: the new External Investment Plan. The idea behind this is to use public… » read more

Posted by Oxfam International EU Advocacy