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Knowledge-based aid: a four agency comparative study

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dc.date.accessioned 2003-07-17 en
dc.date.accessioned 2021-09-08T11:15:17Z
dc.date.available 2021-09-08T11:15:17Z
dc.date.issued 2015-08-25 en
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11910/8715
dc.description Report to the Learning to make Policy Project, Centre of African Studies, University of Edinburgh en
dc.description.abstract Part of the response of many development cooperation agencies to the challenge of globalization, ICTs and the knowledge economy is to emphasize the importance of knowledge for development. This paper looks at the discourses and practices of "knowledge-based aid" through an exploration of four agencies: the world bank, DFIF, Sida and JICA. It seeks to analyze whether knowledge-based aid leads to greater focus on agencies' own needs rather than those of Southern partners. It also questions whether it makes them better at learning from these partners or more intent on a one-way, North-South transfer of knowledge. en
dc.format.medium Print en
dc.relation.ispartofseries Working paper, no. 14 en
dc.subject KNOWLEDGE-BASED AID en
dc.subject DEVELOPMENT en
dc.title Knowledge-based aid: a four agency comparative study en
dc.type Research report-other en
dc.BudgetYear 2002/03 en
dc.ResearchGroup Human Resources Development en
dc.ArchiveNumber 2152 en
dc.URL http://ktree.hsrc.ac.za/doc_read_all.php?docid=2289 en
dc.outputnumber 300 en
dc.bibliographictitle King, K. & McGrath, S.A. (2002) Knowledge-based aid: a four agency comparative study. (Report to the Learning to make Policy Project, Centre of African Studies, University of Edinburgh). http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11910/8715 en
dc.publicationyear 2002 en
dc.contributor.author1 King, K. en
dc.contributor.author2 McGrath, S.A. en


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