EU-ACP lawmakers urge economic recovery efforts in Ebola-affected nations

Parliamentarians from the European Union and African, Caribbean and Pacific countries this week issued a joint call to prioritize social and economic reconstruction in Ebola-affected West Africa. EU Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development Neven Mimica said he accepts the challenge to establish the link between relief, rehabilitation and development.

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  • Diederik Kramers

    Diederik Kramers is a freelance correspondent in Brussels covering EU and NATO affairs. A former spokesperson and communications officer for UNICEF and UNHCR, he previously worked as foreign desk and Eastern Europe editor for the Dutch press agency ANP and as editor-in-chief of the Dutch quarterly Ukraine Magazine.

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