Donor community development initiatives & the MDGs : past imperfect-future conditional

Smith, Christopher (2008) Donor community development initiatives & the MDGs : past imperfect-future conditional. NORRAG News (40). pp. 59-61.

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Ongoing publicity and hype surround the claimed increases in aid spending and measures aimed at addressing the Millennium Development Goals by the countries of the OECD. With reference to the often negative evaluation of past projects, the author questions what the reality is behind the rhetoric. More importantly, this note examines what conditions are likely to influence whether current and future initiatives in the area of sustainable education development will be any more successful.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: This is an electronic version of the paper published in NORRAG News, Special Issue No.40. 2012 Copyright NORRAG.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Aid projects; donor community policies; OECD; e-learning; donor recipient needs.
Divisions: School of Education and Psychology > Education
Depositing User: Scott Wilson
Date Deposited: 26 Nov 2013 12:53
Last Modified: 02 May 2014 14:19

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