By J. Mangala

ISBN-10: 1137269472

ISBN-13: 9781137269478

ISBN-10: 1349443956

ISBN-13: 9781349443956

The adoption of the Joint Africa-EU method (JAES) in 2007 was once a watershed second in Africa-EU kin, one who sought to 'reinvent' a historic courting to satisfy the demanding situations posed by way of advanced interdependencies, increasing globalization, and transforming into festival, all framed by means of the sluggish dislocation of the West because the epicenter of global politics. 5 years into its implementation, this ebook bargains an intensive and primary finished research of the JAES, the main complex kind of interregionalism noticeable so far.

Show description

Read Online or Download Africa and the European Union: A Strategic Partnership PDF

Best human rights books

Get The Individual in the International Legal System: Continuity PDF

Kate Parlett's monograph at the person within the foreign criminal procedure examines the best way contributors have come to have a definite prestige in foreign legislations, from the 1st treaties conferring rights and capacities on participants via to the current day, together with very fresh advancements in human rights legislation and foreign funding legislation.

Read e-book online Human rights in the War on Terror PDF

This number of seventeen essays arose from 2004's Inaugural convention of the Human Rights Institute of the collage of Connecticut, of which the editor is Director. Eighteen legal professionals, policy-makers, activists and students (thirteen from america, from Britain, one from South Africa, one from Latvia, and Ireland's former president Mary Robinson) determine the wars and rules followed due to the fact that Sept. 11, and check out to create a counter-terror method that takes heavily either human rights and the safety risk from Islamic terrorism.

New PDF release: Refugee rights: ethics, advocacy, and Africa

Of the over 33 million refugees and internally displaced humans on this planet this day, a disproportionate percent are present in Africa. such a lot were pushed from their houses through armed strife, displacing humans into settings that fail to satisfy criteria for even easy human dignity. safety of the human rights of those humans is extremely doubtful and unpredictable.

Get Applying Rawls in the Twenty-First Century: Race, Gender, PDF

John Rawls is the main influential political philosopher of the 20th century. many of the scholarly literature on Rawls defends, opinions, or elaborates on a few point of his concept. those writings are usually necessary, but this ebook is going past them. Like a couple of students, instead of debating no matter if and the way Rawls bought issues wrong or right, Martin Carcieri take his well-defended ideas of justice - particularly the equivalent liberty, reasonable equality of chance, and distinction rules on the middle of his idea - as given and practice them to facets of 4 significant, enduring, concrete household coverage, moral, and constitutional concerns.

Additional info for Africa and the European Union: A Strategic Partnership

Example text

42 This new coordination instrument has been added to existing Council working groups and committees, such as the ACP Group and the European Development Fund (EDF) Committee, which also deal with African issues. Despite the pan-African focus provided by COAFR, there are clearly overlap concerns that will have to be worked out as the JAES evolves and the Council’s implementation and monitoring instruments mature. JAES institutional architecture provides for one member state to act as the “lead country” for a specific partnership whose work it facilitates by liaising closely with all stakeholders involved in that partnership.

In fact, what the EU is promoting is a model of economic liberalization across the African continent and, in the process, attempting to secure for itself continued market access and privileged economic status in the continent’s emerging markets. ”57 Beyond the rhetoric on equal partnership and common values, it is substantively argued, EU policy toward Africa is strongly realist in tone. The Liberal Approach Contrary to the realist approach, a liberal lecture of EU-Africa relations underlines the fact that cooperation is necessary and desirable not merely in pursuit of self-interest but as part of a wider agenda for peace, justice, and equality, where power and politics are supplanted by an institutionalized framework to support dialogue and enhance the achievement of core values, including democracy and the rule of law.

41 Another internal coordination instrument has been established by the DG DEV with the creation of eight focal points (one for each partnership) tasked with preparing EC inputs into the JAES annual implementation reports. Unlike the EC, which represents the interests of the Union, the Council brings member states’ perspectives into the functioning of EU institutions. 42 This new coordination instrument has been added to existing Council working groups and committees, such as the ACP Group and the European Development Fund (EDF) Committee, which also deal with African issues.

Download PDF sample

Africa and the European Union: A Strategic Partnership by J. Mangala

by George

Rated 4.27 of 5 – based on 19 votes