Regional integration processes, at the pan-African and sub-regional levels, are high on the African political and development agenda. The European Union (EU) has been a strong proponent of regional integration initiatives and a key role model for many. But how do Africa-EU relations contribute to foster regional integration processes in Africa and strengthen the trade and development link-ages? This paper looks at the initiatives adopted jointly by African countries and the European Union and critically assesses their impact on the regional integra-tion dynamics in Africa. (PDF – 695KB). . . → Lesen Sie weiter: Über EU-Entwicklungshilfe.