2021 - Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairshttps://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/french-foreign-policy/development-assistance/news/2021/?xtor=RSS-1 enMinistry for Europe and Foreign Affairshttps://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/local/cache-vignettes/L144xH72/visuel_defaut_une_fd-44916-890bc.jpg?1614684413https://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr?xtor=RSS-1 Development assistance - Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne's participation in the informal meeting of EU foreign affairs ministers (Development) (video conference, 14.06.21)https://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/french-foreign-policy/development-assistance/news/2021/article/development-assistance-jean-baptiste-lemoyne-s-participation-in-the-informal-259673?xtor=RSS-1 Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne, Minister of State for Tourism, French Nationals Abroad and Francophonie, attached to the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, took part in the informal meeting of EU foreign affairs ministers (Development) on June 14. This meeting was devoted to cooperation by the EU and its member states with Middle Income Countries (MICs), as well as the human development challenges relating to health, education and youth. France is equipping itself with the means to address (…) 2021-06-15 17:00:5964117_259673European Development Days – for innovative solutions to the world challengeshttps://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/french-foreign-policy/development-assistance/news/2021/article/european-development-days-for-innovative-solutions-to-the-world-challenges?xtor=RSS-1 The European Development Days (EDD) bring the development community together every year to share ideas and experiences in ways that inspire new partnerships and innovative solutions to the world's most pressing challenges. Organised by the European Commission since 2006, the EDD is a participatory programme, enabling governments, international organisations, companies, non-governmental organisations, and experts from the academia to take part into its preparation. Due to the COVID-19 (…) 2021-06-08 11:45:0664117_259313Development assistance - Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne's participation in the informal meeting of EU foreign ministers (development) (video conference, 29 Apr. 2021)https://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/french-foreign-policy/development-assistance/news/2021/article/development-assistance-jean-baptiste-lemoyne-s-participation-in-the-informal?xtor=RSS-1 Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne, Minister of State for Tourism, French Nationals Abroad and Francophonie, attached to the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, took part, today, April 29, in the informal meeting of EU development ministers devoted to redesigning the European architecture for development financing. The ministers examined ways to better coordinate the actions undertaken by the European financial institutions active in the development sector, notably the European Investment Bank (…) 2021-05-03 16:49:1464117_258402Publication of 2020 official development assistance figures by the OECD Development Assistance Committee (13 Apr. 2021)e publique au développement 2020 par le Comité d'aide au développement de l'OCDE (13.04.21)https://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/french-foreign-policy/development-assistance/news/2021/article/publication-of-2020-official-development-assistance-figures-by-the-oecd?xtor=RSS-1 Joint Communiqué issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of the Economy, Finance and Recovery The Development Assistance Committee of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) today published preliminary data on global official development assistance (ODA) for 2020. With ODA at €12.4 billion, i.e. 0.53% of gross national income (GNI) – up by 10.9% in real terms compared to the previous year –, France remains in fifth place among international aid (…) 2021-04-14 13:56:0064117_257884World Bank/ IMF - Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne's participation in the Development Committee meeting (9 Apr. 2021)https://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/french-foreign-policy/development-assistance/news/2021/article/world-bank-imf-jean-baptiste-lemoyne-s-participation-in-the-development?xtor=RSS-1 Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne, Minister of State for Tourism, French Nationals Abroad and Francophonie, attached to the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, is taking part in the Joint Ministerial Committee of the Boards of Governors of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF), known as the Development Committee, within the framework of the Spring Meetings of the World Bank and the IMF. The Development Committee will provide an opportunity to take stock of the response by (…) 2021-04-12 17:48:4464117_257829International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) - Twelfth Replenishment and reappointment of Mr Gilbert Houngbo as President (16-18 Feb. 2021)https://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/french-foreign-policy/development-assistance/news/2021/article/international-fund-for-agricultural-development-ifad-twelfth-replenishment-and?xtor=RSS-1 On 16 February, the final consultation for the 12th Replenishment of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) was held, followed on 17 and 18 February by the 44th session of the Governing Council, which brings together annually the 177 Member States of the Fund.2021-02-25 15:41:5764117_256353