Essays about: "foreign development aid"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 103 essays containing the words foreign development aid.

  1. 16. Does Health Aid Improve Child Health? Micro Evidence from Uganda

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Alexandra Sundmark; [2019]
    Keywords : Foreign Aid; Health; Infant Mortality; Immunisation; Fixed Effect; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : In 2017, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) estimated that more than $10 billion worth of foreign aid commitments to developing countries were directed at the health sector. A large share of this health aid targets Sub-Saharan African countries that continue to display some of the lowest levels of development worldwide. READ MORE

  2. 17. Success or failure? : A study on the effects of foreign aid in the case of Bolivia

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Lisa Langström; [2018]
    Keywords : Aid; Efficiency; Bolivia; Debate; Foreign Aid; Donors; Development; Economic Growth.;

    Abstract : In all types of debates - regardless of topic - research findings, investigations, evaluations and media reports regarding aid will find one prominent question, namely whether there is any clear connection between aid and economic growth in countries that have received high amounts of foreign aid. One argument has been that the connection between a high amount of foreign aid and economic growth is none existing. READ MORE

  3. 18. Peace-, State- and Trust Building in Practice : The implementation of the New Deal TRUST principles and international peacebuilding engagements in the Somali Region

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Rebecca Lindqvist; [2018]
    Keywords : Peacebuilding; Statebuilding; Trust Building; the Somali region; The New Deal; International Engagements;

    Abstract : Referred to as a graveyard for foreign aid and simultaneously a great example for progress in terms of implementing the New Deal for Engagements in Fragile States, Somalia is recovering from a protracted war, multi-dimensional fragility and deep mistrust. This research analyses how international actors contribute to peace, state and trust building in the Somali region by implementing the New Deal TRUST principles on a national level and by engaging in the peacebuilding process in Galkacyo, Central Somalia on a local level. READ MORE

  4. 19. Ireland as a Development Ally: A study of Irish Aid's relationship with its partner NGOs

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen; Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Development Studies

    Author : Cassandra Magnin; [2018]
    Keywords : Foreign Aid; Institutional Donors; Non-Governmental Organisations; Accountability; Flexibility; Social Sciences;

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  5. 20. Donor Motives : An Empirical Study of the Motives Behind Foreign Aid Allocation for Ten OECD Countries

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Tove Sternehäll; [2018]
    Keywords : Foreign Aid; ODA; Donor Motives;

    Abstract : The foreign aid sector is expanding each year, distributing hundreds of billions of USD per year to the least developed countries of the world. Meanwhile, extensive research has found that aid is not an efficient way to stimulate economic growth in the recipients. Neither is it an effective way to increase long-term sustainable development. READ MORE