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September 2020

Meridia Partners & ADEPT event: Migration & mobility: where next?

September 17, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Migration & mobility: where next?

This is the second in a series of virtual events taking place between September & October 2020 and leading up to the next AU-EU Summit. About this Event This is a Zoom Event. Please REGISTER HERE While the 2015 migratory crisis has impacted the relations between Africa and Europe until now, the COVID-19 crisis has demonstrated how reliant European Union’s economies are on migrant workers. The pandemic has also highlighted the existing skills shortage in Africa resulting from labour migration. It…

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Meridia Partners & ADEPT event: Youth entrepreneurship in Africa: The silver bullet?

September 24, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Youth entrepreneurship in Africa: The silver bullet?

(in partnership with ADYFE) This is the third in a series of virtual events taking place between September & October 2020 and leading up to the next AU-EU Summit. This is a Zoom Event. Please REGISTER HERE Africa has the youngest population in the world. While central to the continent’s development, its youth remains characterized by informal sector employment and working poverty, making it a potential social threat and the top risk to business in the region. In light of this,…

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Reducing inequalities: progress and challenges for European cooperation in Senegal

September 28, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - October 1, 2020 @ 1:30 pm

  Webinar event on September 28 until October 1 @ 12: 00-13: 30 h (Madrid, GMT + 2)   Reducing inequalities: progress and challenges for European cooperation in Senegal   Organized by the Royal Elcano Institute with the collaboration of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the European Union and Cooperation; and the Spanish Embassy in Dakar The objective of the seminar is to promote the exchange of ideas on European cooperation in Senegal and on its contribution to the reduction…

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October 2020

Lisbon Speed Talks | Africa and Europe: between aid and strategy | 14 october

October 14, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Lisbon Speed Talk | Africa and Europe: between aid and strategy | 14 october

LISBON SPEED TALKS  Africa and Europe: between aid and strategy 14th October 2020 | 18h00-18:30 (CEST)   In the next Lisbon Speed Talk, which will be held next October 14, Geert Laporte talks with the radio-journalist Ricardo Alexandre. Geert Laporte is the Director of the European Think Tanks Group (ETTG), a network of leading European think tanks with 350 policy researchers working on EU international cooperation for global sustainable development. He is also the Deputy Director of the European Centre for Development Policy Management (ECDPM). Over the…

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Meridia Partners & ADEPT event: Trade & Investment: Can the EU keep the competition at bay?

October 15, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Trade & Investment: Can the EU keep the competition at bay?

This is the last in a series of five virtual events taking place between September & October 2020 and leading up to the next AU-EU Summit.   This is a Zoom Event. REGISTER HERE For several years now, the new « Scramble » for Africa has translated into increased foreign investment as well as the multiplication and diversification of Africa’s trading partners. In this context and as Africa has embarked on a commercial transformation through the establishment of the continent free…

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ISPI online roundtable for Europe-Africa: What Chance for the EU New Strategy?

October 29, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Europe-Africa: What Chance for the EU New Strategy?

Register here. In March 2020, the European Commission and the High Representative presented a draft for “Comprehensive strategy with Africa”, deeming the continent a top priority for the EU. The document proposed a renewed Euro-African “political alliance” built around five pillars: green transition and access to energy; digital transformation; sustainable growth and employment; peace, security and governance; migration and mobility. The New Strategy draft was meant to be discussed with Africans and to be finalized at a long-awaited European Union-African…

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November 2020

Global Partnership for African Development Virtual Forum: Strengthening Ties, Building Bridges For Recovery And Growth

November 27, 2020 @ 8:00 am - November 28, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Lead Africa International

G-PAD 2020: WHY IT IS IMPORTANT Africa has the world’s largest population of young people. By 2030, 20% of the global labour force and approximately 33% of the global youth labour force, are projected to come from Africa. Whereas about 12 million young Africans enter the labour market every year, only 3 million jobs are created in the formal sector. The informal sector provides 85.8% of the total African employment, which absorbs 95% of the youth. The COVID-19 pandemic has dealt a…

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February 2021

February 5 @ 8:00 am - February 7 @ 5:00 pm

European Think Tanks Group as a partner of the Warwick Economics Summit will be present on the 20th edition which be held online . The conference will be an interactive three-day experience from the 5th-7th of February 2021. Our ETTG Coordinator Vera Mazzara will represent the think tanks network and speak about the importance of the International Development Cooperation and the new role of the European Union. The Warwick Economics Summit is an entirely student-run international forum where talented university…

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African Union Development Agency-NEPAD Policy Bridge Tank Forum

February 8 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
African Union Development Agency-NEPAD Policy Bridge Tank Forum

The AUDA-NEPAD Policy Bridge Tank’s 1st Consultative Forum will hold on the 8th February 2021 and which will reinforce the collaboration between African think tanks and policy makers to advance together the attainment of Agenda 2063. European Think Tanks Group will be represented by our Coordinator Vera Mazzara who will take part as a panellist to the session titled the “niche of AUDA-NEPAD within the think tank landscape” and she will share the expertise and experience of the work…

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April 2021

Geert Laporte guest speaker on the 3rd Meeting of think tanks Africa-Spain with Elcano

April 13 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Geert Laporte guest speaker in the closure conference of Elcano for the Third Africa- Spain Think Tank Meeting on behalf of Casa Africa (Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs)

The first Africa-Spain Think Tanks Meeting, held in 2015, created a space for the exchange of ideas and the strengthening of relations between different Spanish and African centers. In 2016, Casa África brings together experts from different think tanks in the meeting called “ Dialogue between Think Tanks on Sub-Saharan Africa ”, with the aim of generating networks and suggesting future strategies for their countries. As a continuation of this line of activities, Casa África also celebrates in 2017 the II Africa-Spain Think Tanks Meeting.…

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