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INTERVIEW – EU green trade agenda needs ongoing dialogue with developing countries

Borderlex caught up with ECDPM’s Alfonso Medinilla in Brussels to discuss the EU’s new unilateral green trade agenda, how it is perceived in Africa and other developing countries – and what the EU could do to help them implement Brussels’s many new rules. The conversation covers the carbon border adjustment …

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INTERVIEW – Arancha González: Trade doesn’t work in isolation from good domestic policies

WTO member countries must align their domestic policies with their trade policy if the benefits of globalisation are to be fully realised – and accepted by the population. This was the core message from academic and former senior trade official Arancha González in a wide-ranging interview with Borderlex at the …

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Razzaque: EU has major role to play in supporting Bangladesh trade

Bangladesh is one of the world’s top apparel exporters currently benefiting from duty-free-quota free exports to the EU. The South Asian country is due to graduate from least-developed-country status in 2026 and all this is happening in a challenging geoeconomics context. Robert Francis spoke to RAPID‘s Mohammad Abdur Razzaque about …