Aiding Recovery?: The Crisis of Aid in Chronic Political Emergencies

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m More and more governments in Africa and elsewhere, buckle under the strain of economic crisis, structural adjustment, declining legitimacy, and civil war.International aid has traditionally assumed the existence of stable, sovereign states, capable of making policy. In a number of developing countries, this is no longer the case. The big donor agencies have usually responded by suspending development aid and substituting some kind of emergency or relief assistance. Joanna Macrae shows from her on the ground investigations ...

Aiding Recovery?: The Crisis of Aid in Chronic Political Emergencies 2001, Zed Books, London, England

ISBN-13: 9781856499408

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