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More and more European development agencies want to cooperate and share expertise. Jean Van Wetter, director of Enabel, met with Anna Terrón Cusí, director of FIIAPP, to exchange ideas and practices.
Social, political and economic reasons drive people away in search of a better life.  In Guinea, Enabel works with young unemployed Guineans and Guinean migrants who have returned to their homeland.
While emergency vaccination assistance is now a priority for Europe’s development cooperation agencies, it already comes with first steps towards future vaccine and health self-sufficiency. Belgium intends to be part in this international effort.
 In DR Congo, most households struggle to access a correct source of drinking water. But how do you solve this when there is no electricity either? Enabel tackles the problem together with local partners.
Despite an agreement with Ghana on a more remunerative price for farmers, Côte d’Ivoire is unable to maintain the price of its cocoa. The pandemic and sluggish demand are not helping, but the manufacturers are also playing their part. 
Amidst one of the worst health crises the world’s seen in recent history, the Belgian embassy, and Belgian organisations VVOB and Enabel joined forces to co-chair the Education Development Partners group in Uganda. ‘Team Belgium’ took up the...

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