The 2010 African Economic Outlook finds the continent reeling from the effects of the world’s deepest and most widespread recession in half a century. Just how hard was the region hit? What are the prospects for recovery? This edition features an in-depth study of Taxation and Aid in Africa.
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In preparation for the first International Dialogue on Peacebuilding and Statebuilding, a series of multi-stakeholder consultations identified priority concerns in the effort of improving peacebuilding and statebuilding in fragile and conflict-affected situations.
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This evaluation of DFID’s country programme in Sudan is one of a series of regular Country Programme Evaluations (CPEs) commissioned by DFID’s Evaluation Department.The evaluation underlines that DFID’s programme in Sudan remains one of the most complex and challenging in its portfolio.
The Development Centre's award-winning website keeping its finger on the economic pulse of Africa.
The Aid for Trade at a Glance 2009: Maintaining Momentum report presents the results of the second monitoring exercise of the Aid for Trade Initiative and documents its success so far.
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Two main questions were asked in this evaluation: What has been the added value of the team? And how effective is the team as a working model for joint donor engagement in fragile states?
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Efforts to improve the institutional arrangements in relation to IDPs (principally within the UN) have been taking place within the context of wider efforts to improve coordination in humanitarian operations.
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The Conflict Prevention Pools (CPPs) are a joint Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), Ministry of Defence (MOD) and Department for International Development (DFID) mechanism for funding and managing the UK’s contribution towards violent conflict prevention and reduction. The Africa Conflict Prevention Pool (ACPP) covers sub-Saharan Africa while the Global Conflict Prevention Pool (GCPP) covers the rest of the world. The CPPs were