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Making waves: implications of the irregular migration and refugee situation on Official Development Assistance spending and practices in EuropeEuropean Centre for Development Policy Management, 2017The year 2015 became a particularly challenging year for European cooperation in the field of migration. As a consequence, in-donor refugee costs have increased dramatically in some European countries.Document
Freedom, empowerment and opportunities: action plan for women's rights and gender equality in foreign and development policy 2016-2020Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 2016The fundamental aim of Norway’s gender equality efforts is to increase the opportunities available to women and girls, promote their right to self-determination, and further their empowerment. This is crucial if girls, boys, women and men are to have equal rights and equal opportunities.DocumentSouth African Institute of International Affairs, 2016As the global development landscape continues to evolve, new and emerging actors – countries transitioning from being aid recipients to aid providers – are becoming increasingly visible on the global scene.Document
Investments in sustainable development: a comparative study on how the Nordic development finance institutions work with development impact in context of the Sustainable Development GoalsNordic Consulting Group, 2016The four Nordic donor countries : Finland, Norway, Sweden and Denmark, all have a long history in the international landscape of development cooperation.OrganisationAktion Deutschland Hilft is a coalition of German relief organisations providing fast and effective help in severe catastrophes.DocumentResearch and Information System for Developing Countries, 2016India’s development cooperation efforts began soon after the country gained its independence in 1947. Indeed there are some incidences that date back to even pre-independence days.Document
Emergence of LoCs as a modality in India’s development cooperation: evolving policy context and new challengesResearch and Information System for Developing Countries, 2016Development cooperation is an integral part of India’s foreign policy and India has been extending cooperation to its fellow developing countries even before its independence in 1947.DocumentBrookings Institution, 2016In 2009, the Copenhagen Accord was the first effort to spell out the financial implications of a global effort to reduce carbon emissions. Although not a legally binding document, delegates from all countries attending the COP15 meeting agreed to “take note” of the accord.Document
Review of support to female engineers through the Structured Engineers Apprenticeship Program (SEAP) implemented by Engineers Registration Board (ERB)Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD, 2015IntroductionThe Royal Norwegian Embassy (RNE) has requested Norad to undertake a review ofthe support to female engineers through the Structured Engineers ApprenticeshipProgram (SEAP) in order to assess the progress and give recommendations on theDocumentNorwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD, 2016BackgroundThe NPA programme in Vietnam, with funding from Norad has focused on Natural Resources Management (NRM) and promotion of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) role in policy advocacy.