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Who are we?

EUROPE AND GLOBE was created in 2003 to participate in European projects and programs of international cooperation and development aid.

EUROPE AND GLOBE is fully committed to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals and supporting its clients.

EUROPE AND GLOBE is a platform for specialists with technical and complementary profiles in order to provide interdisciplinary expertise.

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Our Team

Founder & Consultant

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A graduate of the Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Lyon and the College of Europe, Elodie Ritzenthaler worked for the NGO Première Urgence and at Nestlé France, before joining the MEDEF (Mouvement des Entreprises de France), where she was in in charge of subjects related to the enlargement of the EU to CEECs, to EU trade policy, to WTO matters and to the OECD Guidelines.

She was at the origin of the creation of EUROPE AND GLOBE and she develops its activities by bringing its know-how on national and territorial development strategies, trade issues, business climate, sectoral policies and development of the private sector - including financing matters -.

Other experts


EUROPE AND GLOBE uses various freelance experts to offer different services and cover many areas:

  • On trade policy: Customs, trade facilitation, SPS and TBT, services negotiations, investments, intellectual property;

  • On taxation, business law, competitiveness, quality (HACCP and ISO / standardization and certification);

  • On infrastructure, green economy and circular economy: on public-private partnerships, energy, water management, waste, etc .;

  • On sectoral development: sustainable tourism, agro-food, forest products, fishery products, etc.

  • On Governance, civic gathering and CIVIC tech

  • Training and-learning projects

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Trade policy

EUROPE AND GLOBE assists administrations of various countries to negotiate, understand and implement multilateral (WTO), regional (AfCFTA, etc.) or bilateral trade agreements (Association Agreements, Economic Partnership Agreements). It also supports countries in defining their trade strategies.

Improvement of the business climate

EUROPE AND GLOBE works on improving the business climate which aims to improve the competitiveness of businesses, simplify administrative procedures and make administrations more efficient - in particular through one-stop shops, transparency, governance and improved public-private dialogue.

Sector development and value chains

EUROPE AND GLOBE carries out numerous studies in order to define the public policies and the most suitable tools to allow the development of value chains and a response adapted to the needs of the market: in order to allow sectors to be more competitive and to create sustainable jobs.


EUROPE AND GLOBE works on numerous technical assistance projects around the world, and supports its clients with high-level technical expertise adapted to each specific situation.

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Financing of the private sector 

EUROPE AND GLOBE supports the development of the private sector, thanks to a good knowledge of the financial tools available, whether they are micro-credits, bank loans, guarantees, private equity and "impact finance", blending (mixed tools combining specific grants) and available international financing tools (EIB, EU External Investment Plan, etc.).

Green economy & Gender

EUROPE AND GLOBE is fully invested in the issues of sustainability,  of environment protection, climate change, and social inclusion. This leads her to get involved in green businesses, the circular economy and for greater participation of women and young people in the economy: she supports public authorities and the private sector on these subjects and helps States and local communities to develop sustainable development strategies.

This is in line with the objectives of the European Green Deal.

Monitoring & Evaluation

EUROPE AND GLOBE carries out various evaluation projects for technical assistance programs using best practices and methodologies as defined by the OECD and the European Union.

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EUROPE AND GLOBE works on numerous technical assistance projects around the world, and supports its clients with high-level technical expertise adapted to each specific situation.

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Partners and projects


The European Union is the main partner of EUROPE AND GLOBE.
EUROPE AND GLOBE has, however, participated in various projects financed by USAID (United States), DfID (United Kingdom), SIDA (Sweden), DGIS (Netherlands), the International Finance Corporation (private sector branch of the World Bank), among others. and the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).

EUROPE AND GLOBE has also worked for AFD and Proparco and various French ministries, such as the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Industry, or the Ministry of Transport.

EUROPE AND GLOBE works with many companies: GFA Consulting Group, DT Global, PWC, DAI, Cardno, Transtec, Pinto Consulting, AGRER, Stantec, AETS, Pohl Consulting, Equinoccio, etc.



AFRICA: Algeria, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Côte d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritius, Morocco, Mauritania, Namibia, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo , Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Chad, Togo, Tunisia, Zambia

ASIA: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Uzbekistan, Pakistan, Philippines, PR China, Tajikistan, Vietnam

EUROPE: France, Ukraine



Dépôt de faillite


  • Impact of the EU Green deal (focus on forestation-free regulation -coffee sector) and due diligence (human rights, decent work, etc.) on private sector in Ethiopia (agriculture and textile/ garment), EU Project 2023/2024

  • Impact of the EU Green deal and "due diligence" on companies in Mauritius d (agriculture, fisheries, textile/ garment), SUNREF, 2023

  • Technical assistance on rules of origin, AfCFTA and COMESA in Tunisia, GIZ, 2023

  • Coordination of 2 EU projects  (Technical Assistance EURIZ and MENA Facility) for PROPARCO: 2023/2024

  • Liberia 2023: EU Aid Formulation, component "Private sector development"

  • Africa 2021/2022: identification / formulation of an EU project on Trade in services under AfCFTA 

  • Technical Assistance Facility for Africa-EU relations in the field of economic development 2021/2022: support DG INTPA to define its strategic approach in the EU/Africa relationships :  documents on energy, digital, circular economy, transports, etc.

  • Republic of Congo 2022: identification /formulation of one EU project on economic diversification and renewable energies 

  • West Africa (GIZ project) 2021: study on cross-border trade led by women in ECOWAS region

  • Namibia 2021: EU project within the framework of the TPSD: study to strengthen the public-private dialogue and the use of the External Investment Plan 

  • Republic of Congo: 2020/2021 - EU Project: National Strategy of the Republic of Congo for the implementation of the AfCFTA 2021/2030, and conferences

  • Mauritania: 2020 - EU project within the framework of the TPSD: Study on the opportunities in the processing of fishery products in Mauritania and for the use of the External Investment Plan

  • Ethiopia: 2020 - EU project: participation in the formulation of the digitalization program of the Doing Business program in Ethiopia

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Contact us

0033/6 03 72 43 38

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