A New European Union Development Cooperation Policy with Latin America

20-12-2011

This study contains an analysis of the key principles of the European Union’s development cooperation policy with Latin America. The following issues are of particular importance: i) The relevance of cooperation with middle-income countries, especially those in Latin America and the Caribbean. ii) The objectives that the EU’s development cooperation with Latin America and the Caribbean should pursue. iii) The alignment of the regional integration process with the wide range of existing realities and strategies in Latin America and the Caribbean. iv) The promotion of social cohesion policies as one of the core components of the EU’s development policy. v) The strategies complementary to the EU’s development policy and South-South cooperation.

This study contains an analysis of the key principles of the European Union’s development cooperation policy with Latin America. The following issues are of particular importance: i) The relevance of cooperation with middle-income countries, especially those in Latin America and the Caribbean. ii) The objectives that the EU’s development cooperation with Latin America and the Caribbean should pursue. iii) The alignment of the regional integration process with the wide range of existing realities and strategies in Latin America and the Caribbean. iv) The promotion of social cohesion policies as one of the core components of the EU’s development policy. v) The strategies complementary to the EU’s development policy and South-South cooperation.

Externý autor

MORAZÁN Pedro (SÜDWIND Institute, Germany), FIAPP (International and Ibero-American Foundation for Administration and Public Policies, Madrid, Spain), SANAHUJA José Antonio (Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain) and AYLLÓN Bruno (IUDC-UCM, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain)