Deva: EU aid plan will boost international trade

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The European Union’s new approach to development aid is predicted to produce “a plethora of trade deals” in the coming years. ECR MEP Nirj Deva said the use of EU development funding to leverage private sector finance and expertise through involvement in public-private

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Deva champions the new Marshall Plan for Africa

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Speaking during a Joint Meeting of the Development – Foreign Affairs – Budget Committees on the External Investment Plan, Nirj Deva MEP, Conservative Spokesman for Development and Vice-Chair of the Development Committee, said: “Fifteen years ago, when I first started championing the

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Reporting back December 2016

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Reporting Back December 2016 To avoid war, we must renew our support in a rules-based international order As we look at the state of things today, we may be forgiven for seeing a world in disorder, beset by global threats. Internationalism has given way to revanchist states, economic turmoil,

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Spurring Private Investment for Development

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Lifting countries out of poverty requires hard work, the creation of a robust system of property rights, and – crucially – private investment. So it is a shame that multilateral institutions are failing to apply this knowledge systematically in the developing world. STRASBOURG – Successful

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