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Making sustainable development the key focus of the BRICS New Development Bank
T. Bertelsmann-Scott; C. Friis; C. Prinsloo / South African Institute of International Affairs 2016
As the New Development Bank (NDB) gears up to extend its first loans in the second quarter of 2016, with its self-stated aim to ‘fund infrastructure and sustainable development projects in BRICS and other emerging economies’...
Older voices in humanitarian crises: calling for change
HelpAge International 2016
This report documents the situation of older refugees fleeing from conflict in Syria, Ukraine and South Sudan. The findings contribute to a growing body of evidence illustrating the failure of the humanitarian system to protect older ...
The political and economic dynamics of foreign aid: a case study of United States and Chinese aid to Sub-Sahara Africa
N. Monkam; K. Amusa; N. Viegi / Economic Research Southern Africa 2016
The foreign aid arena as it pertains to the African continent has traditionally been dominated by the Organization of Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) countries, however over the last three decades non-traditional donors s...
China's development finance to Africa: a media based approach to data collection
Center for Global Development, USA 2013
How big is China’s aid to Africa? Does it complement or undermine the efforts of traditional donors? China releases little information, and outside estimates of the size and nature of Chinese aid vary widely. In an effort to over...
White paper on China's foreign aid - highlights
United Nations Children's Fund 2011
In April 2011, the Information Office of China's State Council released the country's first White Paper on China's Foreign Aid which seeks to outline China's official aid policies, principles and practices. While noting China's positi...
China's foreign aid in 1978
J.F. Cooper / Digital Commons@UM Carey Law 1979
1978 saw inportant changes in Chin'a foreign aid programme. It cut aid to its two largest recipients, Vietnam and Albania. At the same time, China reqested aid from the United Nations for the first time, and negotiated loans from othe...
2016 Aid tansparency index
Publish What You Fund 2016
2015 was an important year for international development, with governments agreeing to the new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for the next fifteen years. It was also a critical year for aid transparency. Back in 2011, le...
Understanding China’s approaches to international development
J. Gu; Y. Chen; Y. Zhang / Institute of Development Studies UK 2014
China’s impressive economic growth and increasing development activities overseas, particularly in the African continent, have spurred intense debate and criticism over its role as a rising power in international development. Ch...
South-South cooperation: mapping new frontiers
Research and Information System for Developing Countries 2016
Ideological solidarity apart, what has imparted an added traction and resonance to South-South Cooperation is a marked increase in intra-South trade, investment and developmental cooperation. The 2008 global economic slowdown, by defa...
Sharing of social sectors experiences in IBSA: assessment of initiatives and way forward
B. Pandey / Research and Information System for Developing Countries 2015
The establishment of the India-Brazil-South Africa Trilateral Cooperation Forum (IBSA), formalised by the Brasilia Declaration in 2003 is a distinctive international trilateral development initiative to promote South- South cooperatio...
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China's development finance to Africa: a media based approach to data collection
Center for Global Development, USA 2013
How big is China’s aid to Africa? Does it complement or undermine the efforts of traditional donors? China releases little information, and outside estimates of the size and nature of Chinese aid vary widely. In an effort to over...
White paper on China's foreign aid - highlights
United Nations Children's Fund 2011
In April 2011, the Information Office of China's State Council released the country's first White Paper on China's Foreign Aid which seeks to outline China's official aid policies, principles and practices. While noting China's positi...
China's foreign aid in 1978
J.F. Cooper / Digital Commons@UM Carey Law 1979
1978 saw inportant changes in Chin'a foreign aid programme. It cut aid to its two largest recipients, Vietnam and Albania. At the same time, China reqested aid from the United Nations for the first time, and negotiated loans from othe...
2016 Aid tansparency index
Publish What You Fund 2016
2015 was an important year for international development, with governments agreeing to the new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for the next fifteen years. It was also a critical year for aid transparency. Back in 2011, le...
Understanding China’s approaches to international development
J. Gu; Y. Chen; Y. Zhang / Institute of Development Studies UK 2014
China’s impressive economic growth and increasing development activities overseas, particularly in the African continent, have spurred intense debate and criticism over its role as a rising power in international development. Ch...
South-South cooperation: mapping new frontiers
Research and Information System for Developing Countries 2016
Ideological solidarity apart, what has imparted an added traction and resonance to South-South Cooperation is a marked increase in intra-South trade, investment and developmental cooperation. The 2008 global economic slowdown, by defa...
Sharing of social sectors experiences in IBSA: assessment of initiatives and way forward
B. Pandey / Research and Information System for Developing Countries 2015
The establishment of the India-Brazil-South Africa Trilateral Cooperation Forum (IBSA), formalised by the Brasilia Declaration in 2003 is a distinctive international trilateral development initiative to promote South- South cooperatio...
Reflecting on the Johannesburg Summit of the Forum on China - Africa Cooperation (FOCAC): where to from here?
P. Mthembu / Institute for Global Dialogue, South Africa 2016
The FOCAC summit held between 3 - 5 December 2015 coincided with the launching of China’s second Africa policy paper and be came the first time that a FOCAC summit was held on African soil as the others had all been Ministerial ...
Ghana LEAP programme increases schooling outcomes
R. de Groot / UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre 2015
There is a growing body of literature analysing the impacts of social cash transfer programmes (SCT) on schooling. This brief summarizes findings from the impact evaluation of the Ghana Livelihood Empowerment Against Poverty (LEAP) pr...
Norfund’s Kilombero Plantation in Tanzania: meagre results from a large investment
C. Wilson / Association for International Water and Forest Studies, Norway 2016
This report set out to analyse water use by Kilombero Plantations Limited (KPL) in  Tanzania  and  its  effect  on  the  people  dependent  on  local  water  resources. Norfu...
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Countdown to 2015
The Countdown to 2015 Initiative tracks coverage levels for health interventions proven to reduce maternal, newborn and child mortality.It calls on governments and development partners to be accountable, identifies knowledge gaps and proposes new actions to reach Millennium Development Goals 4 and 5, to reduce child mortality and improve maternal health. The Countdown Initiative is a supra-institu...
Tiri
Tiri is an independent non-governmental organisation that works with governments, business and civil society in an attempt to find practical solutions to making integrity work. They assert that improvements in integrity offer perhaps the single largest opportunity for sustainable and equitable development worldwide.
Money and Finance Research group (MOFIR)
The aim of the group is investigating, from both the empirical and theoretical points of view, the evolution of the financial system as the collection of financial institutions, intermediaries and markets and understanding the real consequences of that evolution for the development of the economic system at the regional, national and international levels.
IRIN PlusNews
PlusNews is the global online HIV and AIDS news service of the United Nations Integrated Regional Information Networks (IRIN). It is the most comprehensive source of original reporting on the pandemic, providing a professionally produced, one-stop information service for cutting-edge, but jargon-free news and analysis on HIV and AIDS in four languages - English, French, Portuguese a...
African Monitor
As a Pan-African body established in 2006, African Monitor aims to assess the link between: The adequacy and appropriateness of the development processes and commitments The extent to which specific development pledges by African governments and their international partners are being kept The extent to which the implementation of development commitmen...
Health as a Tracer Sector (HATS), OECD-DAC
This section of the OECD website, which relates to the three health Millennium Development Goals and OECD's Aid Effectiveness work, provides an overview of the origins and progress of Health as a Tracer Sector (HATS) and the work of the Task team. Links are provided on Aid Effectivenes at the Sector Level  HATS Documents  HATS...
Millennium Development Goals, OECD-DAC
This section of the OECD website provides an overview of DAC's specific work in relation to achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). It provides information on: The DAC's role in the genesis of the Millennium Development Goals The MDGs and development co-operation DAC work and the individual goals Monitoring the Goals...
Centre for the Millennium Development Goals (CMDG)
Publications, Health and development, WHO
This page, from the health and development section of the World Health Organization's website, provides a list of publications under the headings: Aid effectiveness The Millennium Development Goals Poverty and health
The Paris Declaration, OECD-DAC
This section of the OECD website provides an overview of the Paris Declaration which focuses on joint progress toward enhanced aid effectiveness. It outlines three reasons why the Paris Declaration will make a difference in significantly increasing the impact of aid, and provides a list of 12 indicators used to monitor progress in achieving results. Links to useful resourc...
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