A number of key decisions were taken at the just-concluded African Union Summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. But the next step to turn them from theory to practice might be easier said than done. Geert Laporte, deputy director at think tank ECDPM, gives us the inside track.

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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.