How to make the EU-West Africa trade partnership work

The European Union's Economic Partnership Agreement with West African leaders has yet to be ratified, but trade experts are already wary of its future. What are their concerns, and how do they think this agreement could take off for the region's development? We find out.

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  • Jenny Lei Ravelo

    Jenny Lei Ravelo is a Devex Senior Reporter based in Manila. She covers global health, with a particular focus on the World Health Organization, and other development and humanitarian aid trends in Asia Pacific. Prior to Devex, she wrote for ABS-CBN, one of the largest broadcasting networks in the Philippines, and was a copy editor for various international scientific journals. She received her journalism degree from the University of Santo Tomas.