Political earthquake or tempest in a teapot? Anxiety is building within the global aid community about a potential fallout from last week's EU elections, which returned plenty of euroskeptics to parliament. But the regional bloc's relations with the global south will remain a priority, writes Devex's Richard Jones.

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  • Richard Jones

    In his role as Editorial Director Richard oversees content for digital series, reports and events, leading a talented team of writers and editors, conducting high-level video interviews and moderating panels at events. Previously partnerships editor and an associate editor at Devex, Richard brings to bear 15 years of experience as an editor in institutional communications, public affairs and international development. Based in Barcelona, his development experience includes stints in the Dominican Republic, Argentina and Ecuador, as well as extensive work travel in Africa and Asia.