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EU must pull its weight to help create a better global financial system

In the run-up to the Financing for Development meeting in July, pressure is growing on the EU to back developing countries’ agenda on aid, debt and tax

No one said the fight for a better global financial system would be easy. Last week’s negotiations in the UN’s financing for development (FfD) process, which will lead to a high-level conference in Addis Ababa in July, showed exactly how tough the battle is going to be.

Rather than working together, governments are fighting about who gets to decide what should be done

Our governments have less than three months to ensure Addis Ababa leads to changes for the better

Related: Sustainable development won’t happen without the means to implement it

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Aid spending has hit health and education

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