4-August-2014

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In search of focus and effectiveness : Policy review of Dutch support for private sector development 2005-2012

Private sector development became an increasingly central focus of Dutch development policy from 2010 onwards. The international literature about bottlenecks in private sector development states the importance of a stimulating investment climate for the private sector. But what is known about the results of the Dutch policy? This policy review is looking into the results of the Dutch development policy on private sector development.

4-August-2014

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Good things come to those who make them happen : Return on aid for Dutch exports

Since 2000, the share of developing and emerging countries in Dutch exports has increased from less than 5% in 2000 to almost 11% in 2012. This study shows that aid has contributed to the growth. Each euro of Dutch bilateral aid produces a EUR 0.70–0.90 return in terms of increased exports, leading to a value added for the Dutch economy of about EUR 0.40–0.55 for each euro spent.

12-June-2014

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Caribbean Regional Programme Evaluation 2006-2011

The programme has had some good results in strengthening capacity in economic and financial management, trade and development initiatives, and environment and disaster-risk management. However, the regional programming focus and emphasis on multilateral institutions has created challenges for direct Canadian interaction with stakeholders at the national level.

6-December-2013

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DFID’s Trade Development Work in Southern Africa

The Independent Commission for Aid Impact (ICAI) undertook a review of DFID’s trade development work in Southern Africa during the first half of 2013. We reviewed two programmes: the £100 million TradeMark Southern Africa (TMSA) and the £9 million regional component of the Mozambique Regional Gateway Programme. Our fieldwork raised a number of serious concerns about TMSA’s ability to achieve impact.

1-April-2013

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Evaluation of the European Union’s Trade-related Assistance in Third Countries Volume 2c - Annexes

This evaluation covers Trade-Related Assistance (TRA) provided by the EU from 2004 to 2010. The aim of TRA, provided against the background of the aid effectiveness agenda, was to contribute to poverty reduction through a sustainable increase in employment and income in third countries.

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1-April-2013

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Evaluation of the European Union’s Trade-related Assistance in Third Countries Volume 2b - Annexes

This evaluation covers Trade-Related Assistance (TRA) provided by the EU from 2004 to 2010. The aim of TRA, provided against the background of the aid effectiveness agenda, was to contribute to poverty reduction through a sustainable increase in employment and income in third countries.

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1-April-2013

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Evaluation of the European Union’s Trade-related Assistance in Third Countries Volume 2a - Annexes

This evaluation covers Trade-Related Assistance (TRA) provided by the EU from 2004 to 2010. The aim of TRA, provided against the background of the aid effectiveness agenda, was to contribute to poverty reduction through a sustainable increase in employment and income in third countries.

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1-April-2013

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Evaluation of the European Union’s Trade-related Assistance in Third Countries Volume 1

This evaluation covers Trade-Related Assistance (TRA) provided by the EU from 2004 to 2010. The aim of TRA, provided against the background of the aid effectiveness agenda, was to contribute to poverty reduction through a sustainable increase in employment and income in third countries.

21-February-2012

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Evaluation of Aid for Trade

Based on the apparent improvements in economic performance (economic and export growth) in the main countries receiving Aid for Trade from Japan, positive conclusions could be reached regarding the effectiveness of results.

10-January-2012

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Finnish Aid for Trade

The purpose of the initiative is to strengthen the productive and trade capacity of developing countries and to support the development of the enabling business environment.With the downturn of the global economy aid for trade is more important than ever.

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