What the British prime minister said in her letter to the EU – and what she meant.
The European Union’s relationship with Africa is as old as the independence story.
Sixty years on, the European Union is facing unprecedented challenges among member states. Can its relationship with Africa survive the storm?
King Mohammed VI of Morocco, (L) walks with Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn.
Morocco has been on a massive diplomatic drive, using both its political and economic muscle. Since his coronation in 1999, the king has led over 40 visits to African countries south of the Sahara.
Will the UK have to pay a vast sum of money to the EU in order to leave it – or will it get cash back?
The starting gun has been fired but political pressures on both sides of the Channel make a settlement a tall order.
Five principles of bargaining to help you understand what's going on in the Brexit negotiations.
If you have an Irish granny, a spare €650,000 to spend in Malta, or a hankering for a new villa in Cyprus, then EU citizenship is within reach.
UNDP in Europe and Central Asia
An influx of people seeking shelter from conflict has sharpened attitudes against groups which have been in Europe for centuries.
The G20 facilitates global engagement but participation can be cumbersome.
In its agenda to reform global economic governance the developing world should look for ways to extract some value from the G20.
While the UK argues over 'hard' or 'soft' Brexit, thousands of trafficked people continue to live in slavery.
Taking a hard line on hard Brexit has cost Britain goodwill just as it needs allies.
Le Pen has declared herself to be anti-radical Islam, and has attacked “two totalitarianisms”, namely globalisation and Islamic fundamentalism.
In the aftermath of the election of US President Donald Trump and the UK’s Brexit referendum, many observers are keeping a watchful eye on how presidential elections play out in France in late April and…
With a prospective hard Brexit, Australia should prioritise a free trade agreement with the EU over the UK.
Australia High Commission
Analysis shows there's less competition and more cross over in trade between Australia and the EU, making a trade deal more appealing.
A Turkish soldier watches the border line between Turkey and Syria near the southeastern village of Besarslan, in Hatay province, Turkey.
Caught out by the side effects of the Syrian civil war and deteriorating relations with the EU and the US, Turkey now appears to be in search of South-South cooperation.
There may be trouble ahead.
US accusations of German currency manipulation do not appear to be motivated by economics.
A Moroccan migrant rescued off the coast of Spain in September 2016.
A. Carrasco Ragel/EPA
A military option will be a lucrative one for smugglers.
Lost at sea?
Negotiating trade deals is a tremendous task and requires clarity for each and every economic sector involved. Unfortunately, the White Paper offers little detail on this.
One of David Cameron's more tangible legacies is in danger as the UK rushes to secure trading partners around the globe.
Can Britain be European without the EU?
Children in the 1940s were brought up believing that European identity was the way forward – so what went wrong?
Gambia’s new President Adama Barrow arriving home.
Although Ecowas and the AU made sure that Yahya Jammeh stepped down after losing the elections in The Gambia, caution is warranted in assuming this heralds a trend against African dictatorships.