Isabelle Brachet

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The private sector has become a hot topic in current discussions about the EU development cooperation policy. In May, the European Commission adopted a Communication on a stronger role for the...
Life in the Niyamgiri Hills in Orissa, India
By Javier Pereira, Europe Advocacy CoordinatorThe meeting of the EU foreign affairs ministers on 23 June brought some pleasant and long awaited news. EU Foreign Affairs Ministers agreed a set of...
By Javier Pereira, Europe Advocacy Coordinator.The European Commission released on June 2nd a new Communication on the post-2015 agenda: “A Decent Life for All: From Vision to Collective Action”. The...
By Javier Pereira, Europe Advocacy Coordinator The new European Commission Communication on the private sector ‑ “A stronger role of the Private Sector in achieving inclusive and...
By Natalia Alonso, Oxfam’s EU Head of Office and Javier Pereira, Action Aid’s Europe Advocacy CoordinatorThe EU must seize an important opportunity this week to strengthen its ties with its...
ActionAid, Friends of the Earth Europe and Oxfam have been urging the EU Greek Presidency to strike a deal in the Council on the rules mandating what percentage of vehicle renewable fuels may be...
Last month, Peuples Solidaires-ActionAid France organised a visit to Cambodia for a member of the Development Committee of the European Parliament and several French journalists, to expose the...
By Javier PereiraOn February 13th the OECD unveiled a new standard to fight against tax dodging and illicit financial flows by facilitating the exchange of financial information among countries....
#taxpaysfor us to be in school.  Activista/ActionAid Zambia photo action in Kali
In Senegal, the communities of Ndiaël are fighting to stop a corporation, Senhuile-Sénéthanol, from grabbing their land and threatening their basic means of subsistence. Last month, ActionAid, Grain...
Pastoralists in Ndiaël
The 4th Africa-EU Summit will take place on 2-3 April in Brussels. Bringing together heads of states/governments of numerous African and European countries, this high-level event will discuss an...