The European Business Council for Africa

In our last Compass before the summer, we feature the latest issue of our Great Insights magazine, entirely devoted to Brexit.The Brexit edition of our magazine looks beyond this hectic negotiating period and explores what the United Kingdom being outside the EU would mean for international cooperation.In the next couple of days, African Union leaders have an important summit in Mauritania. Now that the ACP countries and the EU have agreed on their respective mandates to negotiate the new agreement that will manage their relationship, the African Union will have to decide whether it wants to represent its own interests at the table.

Understanding illicit financial flows and efforts to combat them in Europe and Africa.

Luckystar Miyandazi and Martin Ronceray analyse the dilemmas that illicit financial flows pose. How can Europe and Africa step up the game in fighting them? Read the paper 

ACP and the African Union in the post-Cotonou negotiations: Survival of the fittest?

The outcome of next week’s summit in Mauritania will tell us more on how the African Union will position itself in the post-Cotonou negotiations. Read the blog