Mimica: EU aid's nutrition strategy to focus on LDCs, partnerships

To combat global food insecurity and malnutrition, European Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development Neven Mimica wants EU-funded programs to focus more on least-developed countries and multistakeholder partnerships. An exclusive interview by Devex's Elena Pasquini.

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  • Elena L. Pasquini

    Elena Pasquini covers the development work of the European Union as well as various U.N. food and agricultural agencies for Devex News. Based in Rome, she also reports on Italy's aid reforms and attends the European Development Days and other events across Europe. She has interviewed top international development officials, including European Commissioner for Development Andris Piebalgs. Elena has contributed to Italian and international magazines, newspapers and news portals since 1995.