The new EU Commission – is it actually good news for Sustainable Development?

The new EU Commission – is it actually good news for Sustainable Development?

On Tuesday, Ursula von der Leyen, President-elect of the European Commission, announced the different portfolios and Commissioners-designate for the future College of Commissioners. CONCORD Europe recognises that the new architecture is based on strong political intentions but has concerns about how sustainable development will realistically be implemented throughout the different portfolios.

Talking Development Podcast  Ep.2  (with Gina Wharton) – Strengthening Our Ties : Why The EU needs an eye-level Partnership with Africa

Talking Development Podcast Ep.2 (with Gina Wharton) – Strengthening Our Ties : Why The EU needs an eye-level Partnership with Africa

Gina Wharton, Advocacy Advisor at the European Network of the International Planned Parenthood Federation sits down with us to discuss the future of EU-Africa relations, the importance of human development and why the EU needs partnerships based on fairness and equality.