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The vital role of aid in development

The UNU-WIDER research programme on foreign aid ( ReCom ) began in 2010, in a period of strong aid scepticism. Dambisa Moyo’s well-known book, Dead Aid (2009), is just one example...

Aid effectiveness Aid policy Conflict management
Blog
Development programmes, security, and violence reduction: Evidence from an insurgency in India

Implementing development programmes in conflict-affected areas is crucial for conflict as well as poverty reduction. The big question is how do you carry out these programmes successfully?...

Conflict management Development Poverty reduction
Policy Brief
Development assistance for peacebuilding Conflict management Foreign aid Economic development
Journal Article
Education from the Bottom Up: UNICEF‘s Education Programme in Somalia

Part of Journal Special Issue Development Assistance for Peacebuilding

Aggregation operators Conflict management Education
Journal Article
Impact Assessment of the Facilitadores Judiciales Programme in Nicaragua

Part of Journal Special Issue Development Assistance for Peacebuilding

Conflict management Justice, Administration of
Journal Article
Liberia's Gender-Sensitive Police Reform: Improving Representation and Responsiveness in a Post-Conflict Setting

Part of Journal Special Issue Development Assistance for Peacebuilding

Aeronautics, Commercial Conflict management Economic assistance and foreign aid
Journal Article
‘Embedded’ Assistance: Finn Church Aid‘s Secondment in Somalia

Part of Journal Special Issue Development Assistance for Peacebuilding

Conflict management Economic assistance and foreign aid Human rights
Journal Article
Substantial but Uneven Achievement: Selected Success When Stars Align. Public Financial Management Reforms in Sierra Leone

Part of Journal Special Issue Development Assistance for Peacebuilding

Conflict management Economic development Macroeconomics
Journal Article
The Yemen Social Fund for Development: An Effective Community-Based Approach amid Political Instability

Part of Journal Special Issue Development Assistance for Peacebuilding

Conflict management Economic assistance and foreign aid Economic development projects
Journal Article
Good Aid in Hard Places: Learning from ‘Successful’ Interventions in Fragile Situations

Part of Journal Special Issue Development Assistance for Peacebuilding

Conflict management Economic assistance and foreign aid Economic development
Journal Special Issue
Development Assistance for Peacebuilding

Development assistance to fragile states and conflict-affected areas can be a core component of peacebuilding, providing support for the restoration of government functions, delivery of basic services, the rule of law and economic revitalization...

Conflict management Economic development Economic assistance
Journal Article
Varieties of fragility: Implications for aid

Part of Journal Special Issue Aid to Support Fragile States

Conflict management Economic assistance and foreign aid
Journal Special Issue
Aid to Support Fragile States: The Challenge of Chronic Weakness

This special issue has its origins in work conducted under the Governance and Fragility theme of UNU-WIDER’s ReCom - Research and Communication on Foreign Aid programme (2011–13), and particularly the work on ‘Aid and Institution-bu...

Conflict management Economic assistance and foreign aid
Journal Article
Transition Regimes and Security Sector Reforms in Sierra Leone and Liberia

Part of Journal Special Issue Aid and Institution-Building in Fragile States

Conflict management Economic assistance and foreign aid Local government
Research Brief
Successes and Challenges of Public Financial Management in Sierra Leone

Fragile and conflict-affected states, like Sierra Leone, can maintain a strong public financial management structure if they are able to find foreign support for administrative capacity and sufficient domestic political and executive support...

Conflict management Economic policy Fiscal policy
Working Paper
Engaging with Fragile and Conflict-Affected States: An Alternative Approach to Theory, Measurement and Practice

The coherence and effectiveness of engagement with the world’s ‘fragile and conflict-affected states’—beyond ethical imperatives and geo-strategic considerations—turns on answers to two vexing questions...

Conflict management
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