Dr. Asfa-Wossen Asserate and Goodhard analysed the reasons of growing mass migration, addressed the difficulties of foreign aid given to the African continent and called for a new European trade policy towards Africa.
Dr. Asfa-Wossen Asserate proposed a more forceful foreign policy which should include withholding aid from autocratic regimes.
The evening was opened by Chargé d’Affaires a.i. Tania Freiin von Uslar-Gleichen and publisher Dr. Barbara Haus-Schwepcke of Haus Publishing.
The discussion was moderated by The Hon. Stephen Watson, chairman of British-German Association.