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News and analysis on complex policy issues by experts in their field.

Leia Achampong

Making the European ‘Climate’ Investment Bank work for developing countries

In response to the public consultation on the European Investment Bank Climate Bank Roadmap, this paper outlines what the Roadmap should do to fulfil the commitment to international climate finance.

  • Climate Finance
  • Global Processes
Nerea Craviotto

Joint civil society submission to the July 2020 OECD Development Assistance Committee meeting addressing Debt Relief reporting measures

This submission represents the views of a group of 25 civil society organisations (CSOs) from the global south and the global north.

  • Aid Effectiveness
  • Aid Quality
Leia Achampong

Joint CSO Letter on the EIB Climate Bank Roadmap

The dual crises of Covid-19 and climate change represent an opportunity for the European Investment Bank (EIB) to become the world's first Climate Bank. 2020 also marks the year in which the EIB will develop a Climate Bank Roadmap.

  • Development Finance
  • Covid-19
Eurodad

Letter to the European Council on EU Multiannual Financial Framework 2021-2027 and Next Generation EU 2021-2024

The Next Generation EU fund offers a step in the right direction, however it must work to strengthen climate and environmental action, development co-operation, human development, gender equality, human rights and democracy, humanitarian assistance and peacebuilding.

  • Climate Finance
Eurodad

Eurodad Policy Forum 2020 - Lessons learnt from the Covid-19 global health crisis in times of austerity, debt crises and privatisation (15-19 June)

The Eurodad policy forum and general assembly 2020 is taking place from 15-19 June and registrations are now open.

#EurodadPF20

Leia Achampong

NGO Statement: European Green Deal must strengthen partner countries’ recovery from the Covid-19 crisis

Today, Eurodad, along with 15 other civil society organisations, released a joint statement calling for the European Union to pursue a green recovery that supports all people, communities and the planet.

  • Climate Finance
Nerea Craviotto

Joint civil society submission to the March 2020 OECD Development Assistance Committee Meeting on Private Finance-related issues

This submission represents the views of a group of 29 civil society organisations (CSOs) from the global south and the global north.

  • Aid Effectiveness
Maria Jose Romero

IMF-World Bank Spring Meetings 2020: a world in crisis looks for leadership

The International Monetary Fund (IMF)-World Bank virtual Spring Meetings took place as global economic turmoil deepened

  • Publicly-backed Private Finance
Mark Perera

Eurodad reaction to the G20 suspension of debt payments

The G20 agreement is significant and will support the immediate Covid-19 response. But the breathing space it provides countries may be short-lived.

  • Debt Justice
  • Debt Resolution
Maria Jose Romero

The Spring meetings 2020: A make or break moment

The world is facing an unprecedented humanitarian crisis triggered by the outbreak of COVID-19. As the Bretton Woods Institutions (BWIs) deliver their virtual Spring Meetings, there are strong calls for an ambitious response.

  • Publicly-backed Private Finance
Maria Jose Romero

América Latina y la epidemia de Covid-19: una crónica de múltiples crisis (II)

Este es el segundo de una serie de artículos sobre el brote de coronavirus y su impacto en América Latina. En el primer artículo exploramos los factores subyacentes de la emergencia sanitaria, incluyendo las políticas de austeridad y una mayor participación del sector privado a través de las asociaciones público-privadas (APP) en los servicios de salud.

  • Publicly-backed Private Finance
  • Debt Sustainability
Maria Jose Romero

América Latina y la epidemia de Covid-19: una crónica de múltiples crisis (I)

Este es el primero de dos artículos que analizan cómo está afectando a los países de América Latina la epidemia de coronavirus. En este artículo, exploramos la naturaleza de los sistemas de salud de la región, incluida su dimensión de género, las recientes políticas de austeridad implementadas en varios países y los desafíos planteados por la mayor participación del sector privado en la atención sanitaria a través de, por ejemplo, las asociaciones público-privadas (APP).

  • Publicly-backed Private Finance
  • Debt Sustainability