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Europe provides the majority of the world’s foreign aid. But economic convulsions at home and a shifting global landscape pose challenges to the status quo. In a tight series of mini-presentations, five European experts will assess the performance and prospects for European development policy.
Featuring Is Europe better at aid than development? Owen Barder, Senior Fellow and Director, Center for Global Development in Europe
Current trends and challenges in EU development policy Jörg Faust, Head, Governance and Security Department, German Development Institute
The security-development nexus in EU foreign policy Mark Furness, Senior Researcher and Coordinator of the Beacon Project on EU Development Policy, German Development Institute
Comparing Chinese and European aid policies in Africa Christine Hackenesch, Researcher, Department for Bi- and Multilateral Development Cooperation, German Development Institute
The debate over aid to middle-income countries and the use of political conditionality in EU development policy Svea Koch, Researcher, Department for Bi- and Multilateral Development Cooperation, German Development Institute
Hosted by David Roodman
Senior Fellow, Center for Global Development
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
**Please bring your lunch--beverages provided**