Florian Krätke is a policy officer for the Strengthening European External Action program. He specializes in EU external action, ODA, development financing, technical cooperation, tax and development. Before joining ECDPM in September 2012, he worked on EU technical cooperation and development policy, financing and effectiveness at the ILO and the Association of European Parliamentarians with Africa. He also served as a local governance and civil society adviser for the VSO in Cameroon.
Brussels' recent policy statement on private sector development is an important milestone. But how will the European Commission realize its noble goals? A guest commentary from two ECDPM policy experts.