ERIC Number: ED253451
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: N/A
Europe as a Partner of the Third World. The European Community--Joint Action Makes Problems Easier to Cope With.
Schmuck, Otto; Wessels, Wolfgang
The rationale behind cooperation between the 10 members of the European Economic Community (EEC) and the Third World and the programs which the EEC has been developing are described in this paper. The first section, on how joint action makes problems easier to cope with, discusses the Federal Republic of Germany and the EEC, the progress of European integration, and fundamental principles of European integration. The second section focuses on the European Community as the preferred partner of the Third World. Topics are the Third World's desire for cooperation with the EEC, main areas of European development policy, the Lome Convention, the substance of the second Lome Convention, the road to Lome III, the EEC's Mediterranean policy, financial assistance for non-associated developing countries, the generalized system of preferences, cooperation between the Ten and the Third World in the field of foreign policy, and EEC development policy in practice. The final section is entitled "Cooperation between the EEC and the Third World: A Partnership of Reason." Appended are addresses of organizations mentioned and of EEC information offices in some nonmember countries. (IS)
Publication Type: Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Inter Nationes, Bonn (West Germany).