How The Aid Industry Works

Author: Arjan de Haan
Editor: Kumarian Press
ISBN: 1565492870
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Why is aid contested?. The aid industry defined. How the thinking about aid and international development has evolved. Development projects: rationale and critique. Hard-nosed development: reforms, adjustment, governance. Country-led approaches and donor coordination: can the aid industry let go?. Development's poor cousins: environment, gender, participation, rights. How does the industry knows what works and what doesn't. Challenges for the 21st century
How the Aid Industry Works
Language: un
Pages: 237
Authors: Arjan de Haan
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Kumarian Press

Why is aid contested?. The aid industry defined. How the thinking about aid and international development has evolved. Development projects: rationale and critique. Hard-nosed development: reforms, adjustment, governance. Country-led approaches and donor coordination: can the aid industry let go?. Development's poor cousins: environment, gender, participation, rights. How does the industry
Making Aid Agencies Work
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Terry Gibson
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-01 - Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing

Terry Gibson combines large-scale industry analysis with attention to the lives and worlds of the people the aid industry aims to serve, and he demonstrates how to overcome barriers between the two worlds and free flows of learning, resources, and even political influences that might lead to better outcomes.
The Development of Aid
Language: en
Pages: 750
Authors: Gerard Van Bilzen
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Pub

Annotation Describing the different aid forms of the last 65 years and analysing why aid changed from time to time are the subjects of this book. Professionals and students in the area of international cooperation will benefit from studying this history, as, at this moment, old concepts are reappearing or
Just Give Money to the Poor
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Joseph Hanlon, Armando Barrientos, David Hulme
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher:

* Argues strongly for overlooked approach to development by showing how the poor use money in ways that confound stereotypical notions of aid and handouts * Team authored by foremost scholars in the development field Amid all the complicated economic theories about the causes and solutions to poverty, one idea
Towards a New Poverty Agenda in Asia
Language: un
Pages: 284
Authors: Arjan de Haan
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-09-09 - Publisher: SAGE Publications India

This book describes the role of social policy in the context of globalization and rapidly changing economies and societies in Asia. It compares the social policy experience of a number of countries with a focus on comparing East Asian (China, Indonesia, Vietnam), and South Asian (India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka) models