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Aid and Development

This topic deals with international aid and development assistance as a strategy for fighting poverty around the world. Students consider some of the most important debates surrounding international aid, including whether it is effective at all, and if so, under what circumstances.


 Useful resources on the Portal related to this topic

  Presentation: Global Poverty and International Aid
  Presentation: World Poverty A review of trends and prospects
  Canada at the IMF and World Bank 2008

 Concepts used in this topic

  Aid Effectiveness
  Official Development Assistance
  Copenhagen Consensus
  Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)

 Reference collections relevant to this topic

  Aid and Development
  Development Strategies
  Development: What is it and how to measure it?

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