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Development Policy Forum
The Development Policy Forum (DPF) led by Friends of Europe brings together a number of crucial development actors including the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), the Agence Française de Développement (AFD), the Japan Int
International development and the digital age
Digitalisation has the potential to act as an accelerator and enabler of many, perhaps all, of the Agenda 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Cities and the energy transition
Cities are increasingly becoming the real game changers when it comes to addressing climate change and energy issues. They have transformed into actors of change and are now leading the transition towards a low-carbon future.
Investing in People, Peace and Prosperity
This publication brings together international experts in peace and development to discuss how policymakers can address the security-development nexus to build peaceful and inclusive societies.
Debating Security Plus
Debating Security Plus is a global online brainstorm that aims to yield concrete recommendations. It builds on Friends of Europe‘s experience with other online debates and gathers several thousand experts around the world.