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Security sector reform in Africa: the promise and the practice of a new donor approach
D. Bendix; R. Stanley / African Centre for Constructive Resolution of Disputes, 2008
When the concept of security sector reform (SSR) was introduced some 10 years ago, it aimed to offer an innovative approach to the reform of security governance. Within the SSR paradigm, such reform was seen as an essential preconditi...
Increasing African agency in the design of Performance Based Financing
EQUINET: Network for Equity in Health in Southern Africa, 2014
Billions of dollars are channelled each year to African governments by external funders, from global institutions such as the World Bank and Global Fund to support health systems. Much of the money is provided in the form of “Pe...
Emergency relief in informal settlements: proposals for action
Trade and Industrial Policy Strategies, South Africa, 2008
This document provides a Draft Framework for the Implementation of Informal Settlement Emergency Relief and Assocciated Urban Economy. Informal settlements thus serve a critical function as ‘holding places’ where pe...
South Africa’s developmental state makeover
D. Poon / Trade and Industrial Policy Strategies, South Africa, 2010
This paper highlights ten key features of the Developmental State (DS) growth model by contrasting economic and institutional trends between China (and East Asia more generally) and South Africa. In light of the recent (perhaps politi...
The policy case for a tailor-made indicator of sustainable development for South Africa
G. Montmasson-Clair; P. du Plooy / Trade and Industrial Policy Strategies, South Africa, 2012
South Africa reflects many of the world’s sustainability problems. Gains from the rise in commodity prices and debt-fueled, consumption-led growth have masked issues such as rising costs and declining competitiveness of the econ...
Mid-term evaluation of the Clean Energy in Africa Programme of Naturvernforbundet (Friends of the Earth Norway)
J.A. Onyango-Odhiambo; L. Mika / Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD, 2014
The Clean Energy in Africa programme is a five-year programme (2012-2016) where Naturvernforbundet is cooperating with the Pan-African organization Jeunes Volontaires pour l’Environnement International (JVE) and Fórum de ...
Prospects for improved debt management in Zimbabwe’s draft constitution
D. Matanga / Open Society Initiative for Southern Africa, 2012
The on-going constitutional reform process in Zimbabwe, which was a key component of the 2008 Global Political Agreement (GPA), has opened up immense opportunities for the country to create a new framework for sound economic managemen...
Does China plan and evaluate foreign aid projects like traditional donors?
N. Cabria / Centre for Chinese Studies, University of Stellenbosch, 2013
The interest of Development Assistance Committee (DAC)/Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) members in China as a newcomer is significant and explains why the topic of Sino-African relations is a popular field...
The foreign policy of carbon sinks: carbon capture and storage as foreign policy in Norway
J.-K. Roettereng / Science Direct, 2014
Norway is among a handful of countries with an explicit policy to promote carbon capture and storage (CCS) at both national and international levels. This paper investigates the internal and external driving forces behind Norway's eff...
Three essays on debt
A Sayeed; K Bengali; S. R. Khan / Sustainable Development Policy Institute, Pakistan, 2001
External debt and its servicing is not only an economic issue but a political one. It is inter-linked with the political economy of international power relations and international financial structures. If this proposition is accepted,...
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Security sector reform in Africa: the promise and the practice of a new donor approach
D. Bendix; R. Stanley / African Centre for Constructive Resolution of Disputes, 2008
When the concept of security sector reform (SSR) was introduced some 10 years ago, it aimed to offer an innovative approach to the reform of security governance. Within the SSR paradigm, such reform was seen as an essential preconditi...
Increasing African agency in the design of Performance Based Financing
EQUINET: Network for Equity in Health in Southern Africa, 2014
Billions of dollars are channelled each year to African governments by external funders, from global institutions such as the World Bank and Global Fund to support health systems. Much of the money is provided in the form of “Pe...
Emergency relief in informal settlements: proposals for action
Trade and Industrial Policy Strategies, South Africa, 2008
This document provides a Draft Framework for the Implementation of Informal Settlement Emergency Relief and Assocciated Urban Economy. Informal settlements thus serve a critical function as ‘holding places’ where pe...
South Africa’s developmental state makeover
D. Poon / Trade and Industrial Policy Strategies, South Africa, 2010
This paper highlights ten key features of the Developmental State (DS) growth model by contrasting economic and institutional trends between China (and East Asia more generally) and South Africa. In light of the recent (perhaps politi...
The policy case for a tailor-made indicator of sustainable development for South Africa
G. Montmasson-Clair; P. du Plooy / Trade and Industrial Policy Strategies, South Africa, 2012
South Africa reflects many of the world’s sustainability problems. Gains from the rise in commodity prices and debt-fueled, consumption-led growth have masked issues such as rising costs and declining competitiveness of the econ...
Mid-term evaluation of the Clean Energy in Africa Programme of Naturvernforbundet (Friends of the Earth Norway)
J.A. Onyango-Odhiambo; L. Mika / Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD, 2014
The Clean Energy in Africa programme is a five-year programme (2012-2016) where Naturvernforbundet is cooperating with the Pan-African organization Jeunes Volontaires pour l’Environnement International (JVE) and Fórum de ...
Prospects for improved debt management in Zimbabwe’s draft constitution
D. Matanga / Open Society Initiative for Southern Africa, 2012
The on-going constitutional reform process in Zimbabwe, which was a key component of the 2008 Global Political Agreement (GPA), has opened up immense opportunities for the country to create a new framework for sound economic managemen...
Does China plan and evaluate foreign aid projects like traditional donors?
N. Cabria / Centre for Chinese Studies, University of Stellenbosch, 2013
The interest of Development Assistance Committee (DAC)/Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) members in China as a newcomer is significant and explains why the topic of Sino-African relations is a popular field...
The foreign policy of carbon sinks: carbon capture and storage as foreign policy in Norway
J.-K. Roettereng / Science Direct, 2014
Norway is among a handful of countries with an explicit policy to promote carbon capture and storage (CCS) at both national and international levels. This paper investigates the internal and external driving forces behind Norway's eff...
Three essays on debt
A Sayeed; K Bengali; S. R. Khan / Sustainable Development Policy Institute, Pakistan, 2001
External debt and its servicing is not only an economic issue but a political one. It is inter-linked with the political economy of international power relations and international financial structures. If this proposition is accepted,...
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Australian Council for International Development (ACFID)
The Australian Council for International Development (ACFID) unites Australia’s non-government aid and international development organisations to strengthen their collective impact against poverty.
Development Ideas
Development Ideas is a space for thinkers and practitioners to learn, share and debate about international development—its origins, how it has changed and spread over time, and how it may evolve. The group have published an essential reference book for scholars, graduate students, practitioners and policy-makers: International Development: Ideas, Experience and Prospects  in...
Sustainable Development 2015 (SD2015)
The Sustainable Development 2015 website provides the latest news, information and expert analysis around the global decision-making process to define a new set of global goals to eradicate poverty through sustainable development, known as the post-2015 development agenda. The website forms part of a wider multi-stakeholder engagement programme run by Stakeholder Forum and CIVICUS, in c...
Indian Council of World Affairs (ICWA)
Think Tank aiming to promote India's relations with other countries through study, research, discussions, lectures, exchange of ideas and information with other organisations within and outside India engaged in similar activities.
International Development Policy
International Development Policy is a peer-reviewed e-journal that promotes cutting-edge research and policy debates on global development. It publishes original contributions by researchers and reflective practitioners from developing, emerging and advanced economies. PolDev engages scholars and policymakers to analyze and debate development policies at the strategic, institutional and discursive...
Development bank of Latin America
Jubilee South Asia Pacific Movement on Debt and Development (JSAPMDD)
Jubilee South Asia Pacific Movement on Debt and Development (JSAPMDD) is a regional alliance of peoples’ movements, community organisations, coalitions, NGOs and networks.
United Nations High-level Panel on Global Sustainability (GSP)
On 9 August 2010, the Secretary-General launched the High-level Panel on Global Sustainability (GSP) that brings together renowned world figures to formulate a new blueprint for a sustainable future on a planet under increasing stress resulting from human activities. Recognizing that climate change, water scarcity, loss of biodiversity, the destruction of ecosystems and shifting demogra...
Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research (APN)
The Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research (APN) is a network of 22 member country governments that promotes global change research in the region, increases developing country involvement in that research, and strengthens interactions between the science community and policy-makers.
Belize Red Cross Society
In the Caribbean, the national Red Cross societies are assisted by the International Federation Secretariat, with regional offices based in the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago and the Dominican Republic, with support from the Americas Zone Office based in Panama. The IFRC secretariat provides services that include international coordination of disaster relief, capacity-building of National Societi...
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