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Development Policy 15-09-2017

Financing a ‘global new deal’: How to collect a trillion dollars

One trillion dollars. This “global stimulus” could change the world if a 5% tax hike is imposed on the “top decile” – the 10% richest segment of the population, a report of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) is proposing.
Energy 26-05-2016

New Deal needed to combat energy poverty

As I write this, an elderly person is deciding whether they can afford to heat their home, a parent is choosing a warm meal over a cold bath for their child, and a household wonders if it can pay its bills. This is unacceptable, writes MEP Theresa Griffin.
Development Policy 17-09-2013

EU: New Deal for Somalia is not ‘business as usual’

The European Commission pledged €650 million of additional aid for the next three years for Somalia at a conference yesterday (16 September), aimed at helping Mogadishu’s path towards peace and state building.
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Development Policy 16-09-2013

New Deal for Somalia is no ‘business as usual’, says EU Commission

The European Commission pledged €650 million additional aid for the next three years for Somalia at a joint EU-Somalia conference yesterday (16 September), aimed at helping Mogadishu’s path towards peace and state building.

Towards a Transatlantic Green New Deal

"A Global Green New Deal will only work if it succeeds in addressing both pressing environmental priorities and pressing social needs in industrialised and in developing countries," argues a June report by Worldwatch Institute prepared for the Heinrich Böll Foundation.
Euro & Finance 16-07-2003

ECOFIN cautiously backs Italy’s ‘New Deal’

EU finance ministers instructed the Commission and the EIB to study the implications and possibilities of a "New Deal" for Europe.
Euro & Finance 23-06-2003

Italy’s ‘New Deal’ plan receives EU backing

At the Thessaloniki Summit, the Union's leaders called on incoming EU president Italy to "pursue further" its recent "New Deal" economic initiative.