EU's top-down approach may run against high-impact aid strategy

The programming of the 11th EDF is a critical test of the EU's strategy to deliver high-impact aid, writes Alisa Herrero Cangas, policy officer at the European Center for Development Policy Management in this guest commentary. What are the key lessons learned from ECDPM's analysis?

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About the author

  • Alisa Herrero Cangas

    Alisa Herrero Cangas is a policy officer at ECDPM and is based in Brussels. With a background in international relations and development, studying at the Université Libre de Bruxelles and the London School of Economics, she specializes in the interinstitutional aspects of EU external relations and in EU development cooperation.