What's needed from Addis: 'A mandate to do more and to do better'

In this Devex exclusive, IFAD's chief development strategist explains how #FFD3 should be an opportunity for development stakeholders to unlock already available resources, scale up proven models and forge strategic partnerships.

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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.