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.
The Development Centre's award-winning website keeping its finger on the economic pulse of Africa.
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The scope of the evaluation is the analysis of the cooperation of the EC with the Republic of Uganda during the period 2001-2007 in order to assess the progress of the cooperation programmes, to evaluate the management of the funds and to provide recommendations for future cooperation.
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This report presents the findings and recommendations of the Assessment of Development Results (ADR) conducted in Uganda, with a time-frame covering country programmes; from 2001 to 2009.
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Uganda’s economy has undergone major fluctuations from a vibrant economy in the 1960s, to suffering severe macroeconomic imbalances in the 1970s and 1980s, to enjoying an economic revival since the late 1980s. A key focus of recent public financial management reforms has been to improve macroeconomic performance and ensure strict budgetary discipline, in particular through the use of a three-year rolling budgetary plan as early as
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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The 2007-2009 strategy was well aligned to the Government of Uganda's policies, focused on poverty reduction and reflected well the Irish Government's 2006 White Paper. Ireland has been a flexible partner and is recognised for its strong record on aid effectiveness.
The 2009 African Economic Outlook focuses on Innovations in Information and Communication technologies. It also presents a comprehensive analysis of the economic, social and political developments on the continent.
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This report discusses ways of extending telecommunication infrastructure services to the rural poor in developing countries.
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The evaluation of development aid through Norwegian NGOs in Northern Uganda is the second country oriented report in response to the Rattsø commision. It aims at assessing the achievements of Norwegian organisations and their partners in this part of Uganda.