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Company influence on foreign aid disbursement: Is conditionality credible when donors have mixed motives?
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2003
When donors enforce conditionality upon recipients who do not implement the conditions, companies can suffer from cancellation of their contracts with ...
Triadic, Foreign aid, Credibility, Fungibility, Samaritan's dilemma, JEL classification: E61, F35
Rukwa Ruka. The attempt of a foreign donor to uplift a neglected region: A study of the impact of Norwegian aid to Rukwa Region, Tanzania
CMI Report | Oct 2009
From 1978 to 1996 a close link existed between one of Tanzania’s least developed regions and Norway. Norway provided aid to the tune of 400 million ...
Tanzania, Aid impact, Rural development, Norwegian aid
Asian Models for Aid: Is There a Non-Western Approach to Development Assistance? Summary record of seminar held in Oslo, December 2006
CMI Report | Oct 2007
The expansion of the international donor community clearly challenges the current "consensus" of a new "harmonised" aid architecture, ...
Development aid, Asia, Japan, China, India, South Korea
U4 Issue | Nov 2020
If aid organisations are accountable to their beneficiaries, there is potentially less risk of corruption. Interventions may also be more efficient and ...
Corruption, Anti-corruption, Accountability, Refugees, Humanitarian aid, Uganda
Book Chapter | Jan 2000
(SIDA evaluation report 99/4)
CMI Report | Jan 2008
Poverty reduction is the overarching goal of Norwegian development assistance, as expressed in the "Government Plan of Action for Combating Poverty in ...
Poverty reduction, Development aid, Norway, Mozambique, Mozambique
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2005
An assumed gap between relief and development assistance was widely discussed in the 1990s. Urged to "mind the gap", the multilateral aid agencies ...
Multilateral aid, Development aid, Humanitarian assistance, International organizations
Journal Article | Jan 2005
A recent report by the World Bank reiterates the widely-held view that donor agencies commit large amounts of funding in the immediate post-conflict phase, ...
postwar aid, conflict, reconstruction, peacebuilding
News | 21 Jun 2013
Or isn't it? Do aid efforts to reduce child mortality actually work? Do projects aimed at female empowerment lead to less violence against women?
Report in External Series | Apr 2008
The Challenge of Assessing Aid Impact: A Review of Norwegian Evaluation Practice Alf Morten Jerve
Aid evaluation, Evaluation, Norway
Newspaper Op-Ed | Apr 2011
Anecdotes abound that corruption is still a very real challenge for development aid policy and practice. So too does more formal research evidence. This ...
corruption, anti-corruption, aid
U4 Practice Insight | Oct 2013
Poor water infrastructure in Kyrgyzstan from the Soviet era led international donors to support investments in agricultural irrigation and potable freshwater ...
natural resource management, Kyrgyzstan
U4 Brief | Jul 2010
Social programmes have been increasingly used by developing countries to fight poverty and have attracted growing budgets. However, it has been empirically ...
political corruption, Peru
CMI Report | Jan 2003
Violent conflict represents a significant barrier to development. While Community Driven Development (CDD) programmes have been effective in establishing ...
Community driven development, Conflict, Poverty, Reconstruction, Development
Report in External Series | Jan 2008
From Aid Effectiveness to Poverty Reduction. Is Foreign Donor Support to SADC Improving? Elling N.
Aid effectiveness, Poverty reduction, SADC, Southern Africa
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2000
In countries with an ongoing violent conflict aid donors are confronted by four sets of issues: How the volume and orientation of the program may influence ...
Asia: Sri Lanka
News | 20 Jan 2017
Education is an important focus in many countries’ aid policies. Research shows that education is a good investment in the future on all levels, ...
Book Chapter | Jan 2000
The World Food Programme (WFP) and international food aid Just Faaland, Diana McLean and Ole David
Report in External Series | Oct 2020
This report - commissioned by Norad's Evaluation Department - provides a mapping and analysis of early Norwegian development aid related to Covid-19 . ...
health, Covid 19, development aid, Norway
Book Chapter | Jan 2001
This chapter discusses the difficulties aid agencies encounter when entering the comparatively new and sensitive field of human rights and democracy support. ...
Human rights, Democratisation, Aid, Global