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Higher education aid: setting priorities and improving effectiveness
N. Varghese / Journal of International Cooperation in Education, 2010
Higher education aid, initially, was primarily used to provide graduate training in donor countries. Later, aid money was invested to establish new institutions or to strengthen existing institutions in the developing world. With crit...
Proceedings Report on IGD Symposium: Trilateral Cooperation
Institute for Global Dialogue, South Africa, 2015
As countries such as South Africa continue to increase their involvement in development diplomacy, this is an area of research which must continue to be explored, especially given its potential for fostering global partnerships and fi...
Aid, structural change and the private sector in Africa
J. Page / United Nations University World Institute for Development Economics Research, 2012
This paper argues that official development assistance (foreign aid) is partly responsible for the lack of structural change in Africa. Africa’s development partners have devoted too few resources and too little attention to two...
The impact of earned and windfall transfers on livelihoods and conservation in Sierra Leone
International Initiative for Impact Evaluation, 2015
Using a randomised controlled trial in Sierra Leone, this report measures the impact of a transfer program aimed at alleviating poverty and reducing pressure on the natural environment. The research finds that the way in which aid is ...
A brief analysis of selected multilateral development bank support to the energy sectors
N. Perera; F. Chiappe; A. Varma / Evidence on Demand, 2015
This HelpDesk Report is based on a rapid review of publicly available information and documents. It collates and analyses the energy results indicators of selected multilateral donors, independent evaluations, and approximate spend, t...
The economics of results-based funding in the energy sector
P. Holtedahl; J. Doyle; E. Clemens / Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD, 2015
There is an increasing interest among development agencies and international financial institutions in employing results-based systems when providing support to projects in developing countries. This is also the case more recently for...
Work in progress: how the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and its partners see and do engagement with crisis-affected populations
A.S. Millard / Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD, 2015
This mapping aims to take stock of how engagement with crisis-affected populations has been understood, implemented, and thought of by the organisations funded by Norway between 2010 and 2014. The focus is on the organisations that re...
Mid-term review of the Oil for Development (OfD) Programme in Tanzania
M. Cabello; M. Beare; I. Bash / Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD, 2015
Findings obtained by the evaluation team seem to suggest that the Programme is not performing according to the original plans. In this regard, Norwegian and Tanzanians stakeholders alike seem to agree that the project is far for...
Evaluation of Norwegian support to capacity development
R. Lloyd / Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD, 2015
The report presents the results of an evaluation of Norwegian support to capacity development in public sector, aiming at assessing results of support to capacity development and to what degree it represents value for m...
Children of the Millennium: Growing up with the MDGs
E Feeny; C. Knowles / Young Lives, 2015
Huge optimism surrounded the global commitment at the turn of the century to the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). Many of the goals related to children and childhood, including ending poverty and hunger, expanding enrolment in pri...
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Higher education aid: setting priorities and improving effectiveness
N. Varghese / Journal of International Cooperation in Education, 2010
Higher education aid, initially, was primarily used to provide graduate training in donor countries. Later, aid money was invested to establish new institutions or to strengthen existing institutions in the developing world. With crit...
Proceedings Report on IGD Symposium: Trilateral Cooperation
Institute for Global Dialogue, South Africa, 2015
As countries such as South Africa continue to increase their involvement in development diplomacy, this is an area of research which must continue to be explored, especially given its potential for fostering global partnerships and fi...
Aid, structural change and the private sector in Africa
J. Page / United Nations University World Institute for Development Economics Research, 2012
This paper argues that official development assistance (foreign aid) is partly responsible for the lack of structural change in Africa. Africa’s development partners have devoted too few resources and too little attention to two...
The impact of earned and windfall transfers on livelihoods and conservation in Sierra Leone
International Initiative for Impact Evaluation, 2015
Using a randomised controlled trial in Sierra Leone, this report measures the impact of a transfer program aimed at alleviating poverty and reducing pressure on the natural environment. The research finds that the way in which aid is ...
A brief analysis of selected multilateral development bank support to the energy sectors
N. Perera; F. Chiappe; A. Varma / Evidence on Demand, 2015
This HelpDesk Report is based on a rapid review of publicly available information and documents. It collates and analyses the energy results indicators of selected multilateral donors, independent evaluations, and approximate spend, t...
The economics of results-based funding in the energy sector
P. Holtedahl; J. Doyle; E. Clemens / Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD, 2015
There is an increasing interest among development agencies and international financial institutions in employing results-based systems when providing support to projects in developing countries. This is also the case more recently for...
Work in progress: how the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and its partners see and do engagement with crisis-affected populations
A.S. Millard / Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD, 2015
This mapping aims to take stock of how engagement with crisis-affected populations has been understood, implemented, and thought of by the organisations funded by Norway between 2010 and 2014. The focus is on the organisations that re...
Mid-term review of the Oil for Development (OfD) Programme in Tanzania
M. Cabello; M. Beare; I. Bash / Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD, 2015
Findings obtained by the evaluation team seem to suggest that the Programme is not performing according to the original plans. In this regard, Norwegian and Tanzanians stakeholders alike seem to agree that the project is far for...
Evaluation of Norwegian support to capacity development
R. Lloyd / Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD, 2015
The report presents the results of an evaluation of Norwegian support to capacity development in public sector, aiming at assessing results of support to capacity development and to what degree it represents value for m...
Children of the Millennium: Growing up with the MDGs
E Feeny; C. Knowles / Young Lives, 2015
Huge optimism surrounded the global commitment at the turn of the century to the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). Many of the goals related to children and childhood, including ending poverty and hunger, expanding enrolment in pri...
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World Centre for Sustainable Development (RIO+ Centre)
The World Centre for Sustainable Development (RIO+ Centre) was established as a legacy of the Rio+20 Conference to keep the commitment to inclusive and sustainable development alive. The RIO+ Centre works with governments, civil society and the private sector to inspire and inform policies and practices that lead to greater social, environmental and economic justice. As a global centre based in th...
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.
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