Terms of Reference – Literature review of European instruments for development aid in Africa

These terms of reference concern a document review of EU development aid policies and their implementation in recent years in Sub-Saharan Africa. They are structured as follows: following a brief description of the EU’s external action portfolio, the main research questions, the proposed review approach and the limitations of the review are outlined. This is followed by a description of organisational arrangements and by the planning of the review. The appendix contains a preliminary list of documents that the review is expected to take on board.