EC-PREP in coordination with BOND hosted a series of workshops in London
to discuss research findings and policy recommendations from the EC-PREP
research programme. The workshops were arranged to cover three broad
themes. These were Trade, Agriculture and Food Security and Modes of
Policy Making and Implementation.
The first workshop on 'EU Trade Policy and the Poor: Lessons from Latin
America and the Caribbean' took place on 24th May and featured the
following EC-PREP research studies:The Impact of the Cotonou Agreement
on Trade, Production and Poverty Alleviation in the Caribbean Region and
EU Trade Policy and the Poor- Towards Improving the Poverty Impact of
The GSP in Latin America.