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A conversation on Triangular Cooperation: Towards Horizontal Partnerships, but how?

From 27 February to 1 March 2011, 65 practitioners, experts and policy-makers gathered in Bali to discuss the potential and challenges of triangular cooperation as a form of horizontal partnership. The Task Team on…

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Added by Enrique Maruri on April 26, 2011 at 12:51pm — 1 Comment

[TT-SSC case studies] Asia-Pacific - Part 3 Early findings on Triangular and Information & Result Management

 

ASIA PACIFIC CASE STUDIES PART 2 – EARLY FINDINGS ON: TRIANGULAR COOPERATION AND  INFORMATION & RESULT MANAGEMENT

 

                This Part 2 of the Asia Pacific Case Study will cover the finding  on another two challenges: triangular cooperation and  Information & Result Management.

             Case studies of Asia Pacific comprises of six studies: (a) Human Resources Development Program (ACMECS), Thailand; (b)…

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Added by Adik Bandoro on April 25, 2011 at 7:52am — No Comments

Problemas Globales, Soluciones Únicas

CADA SEIS SEGUNDOS UN NIÑO MUERE POR DESNUTRICIÓN EN EL MUNDO

Olivier De…

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Added by DIEGO USCATEGUI LEYVA on April 20, 2011 at 1:35am — 1 Comment

Edital de Projetos Trilaterais Brasil-França-Haiti-África

Nesta quarta-feira, dia 13, a Subchefia de Assuntos Federativos da Secretaria de Relações Institucionais da Presidência da República, com a Embaixada da França no Brasil e a Delegation pour Action Extérieure des Collectivités Locales francesas, e apoio da Agência Brasileira de Cooperação do Ministério das Relações Exteriores lançam Edital de Projetos Franco-Brasileiros de Cooperação Descentralizada trilateral em benefício do Haiti e do continente…

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Added by Daniela Alves on April 19, 2011 at 4:56pm — No Comments

Edital de Projetos Trilaterais Brasil-França-Haiti-África

Nesta quarta-feira, dia 13, a Subchefia de Assuntos Federativos da Secretaria de Relações Institucionais da Presidência da República, com a Embaixada da França no Brasil e a Delegation pour Action Extérieure des Collectivités Locales francesas, e apoio da Agência Brasileira de Cooperação do Ministério das Relações Exteriores lançam Edital de Projetos Franco-Brasileiros de Cooperação Descentralizada trilateral em benefício do Haiti e do continente…

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Added by Daniela Alves on April 19, 2011 at 4:47pm — No Comments

Nueva publicación sobre Cooperación Triangular

A pocos meses de la reunión del IV Foro de Alto Nivel sobre Eficacia de la Ayuda (Corea del Sur, noviembre-diciembre, 2011) http://www.aideffectiveness.org/busanhlf4   todo parece indicar que la Cooperación Sur – Sur (CSS) y sus contribuciones a la agenda de la eficacia se convertirán en uno de los temas más destacados.

 

Es evidente que esta modalidad cooperativa ha ganado relevancia en la última década, además de peso…

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Added by Bruno Ayllón Pino on April 16, 2011 at 9:37pm — No Comments

WDR 2011: South-South exchanges help create capacity in fragile and violence-affected situations

On last Monday, the World Bank launched the new World Development Report (WDR) focusing on conflict, security and development in a changing world where institutional challenges and lack of comprehensive support models are yet compromising development in many countries. Importantly, the 2011 WDR…

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Added by Nils-Sjard Schulz on April 15, 2011 at 8:30am — No Comments

[TT-SSC case studies] Asia-Pacific - Early findings on (1) development challenges y (2) the role of champions

 

ASIA PACIFIC CASE STUDIES – PRELIMINARY FINDINGS ON: (1) DEVELOPMENT CHALLENGES AND (2) THE ROLE OF CHAMPIONS

 

Case studies of Asia Pacific comprises of six studies: (a) Human Resources Development Progra (ACMECS), Human Resources Development Program, Thailand; (b) Training Course of Artificial Insemination (AI) on Dairy Cattle, Indonesia; (c) Sharia-based Microfinance Institution Building Management: An Experience between Indonesia and…

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Added by Adik Bandoro on April 12, 2011 at 10:11am — No Comments

Panamá: 1º ciclo de conferencias sobre Cooperación Sur Sur y Triangular

 

Se ha celebrado en Panamá, entre los días 4 a 6 de abril de 2011, el "Primer Ciclo de Conferencias sobre Cooperación Sur Sur y Triangular: oportunidades y desafíos para el desarrollo", organizado por la Dirección de Cooperación Técnica Internacional del Ministerio de Economía y Finanzas Panameño (MEF), con…

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Added by Bruno Ayllón Pino on April 10, 2011 at 11:27am — 3 Comments

A Bank lends a hand

The agricultural sector in Tajikistan – the cotton sector in particular – is the largest employer and a critical part of the country’s economy. However, its development has been hindered by outdated agribusiness management skills, poor sector organization, and limited access to financial services. Cotton farmers remain poor and heavily indebted to private loan companies that provide financial packages through ginneries at high interest… Continue

Added by Anthony Karanja on April 7, 2011 at 3:01pm — No Comments

Africa Platform for Development Effectiveness (APDev) | Inspiring Change

The Africa Platform on Development Effectiveness brings consultation, coordination and a common voice to Africa's development perspectives, strategies and policies focusing on capacity development, aid effectiveness and south-south cooperation. Development effectiveness is the ability to achieve results that positively impact on people's lives and societies in a…

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Added by Jayne Musumba on April 7, 2011 at 1:05pm — No Comments

Ley de Cooperación Internacional para el Desarrollo en México

http://dof.gob.mx/nota_detalle.php?codigo=5184958&fecha=06/04/2011

 

Aunque todavía no es quizá la mejor base jurídica, finalmente México institucionaliza su cooperación, creará Agencia, fomentará el registro y sistema de información, así como un Programa Nacional al respecto.

Added by Neydi Cruz on April 6, 2011 at 10:24pm — No Comments

Mexico will create by law its new Agency for International Development Cooperation

Mexico’s cooperation law provides the creation of Mexico’s Agency for International Development Cooperation (AMEXCID). Mexico cooperation Law has been created with the propose to attend Mexico’s reality as Donor and Recipient. AMEXCID will promote technical, scientific, cooperation, as well as education, culture, economic and financial cooperation. AMEXCID will be an independent Agency part of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Added by Máximo Romero Jiménez on April 6, 2011 at 2:37pm — No Comments

Mexico's New Law on International Development Cooperation

On April 06, 2011, President Caldrón of Mexico published the Law of International Development Cooperation. It is an important step for Mexico.

Added by Máximo Romero Jiménez on April 6, 2011 at 2:32pm — No Comments

INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION FOR DEVELOPMENT: A LATIN AMERICAN PERSPECTIVE

 

International cooperation refers to a group of actions and/or resources exchanged between actors from different countries, voluntarily and according to their own interests and strategies.

 

Robinson (2008) argues that international cooperation, by itself, cannot be catalogued as bad or god, because it is a type of human interaction that functions as a means to an end. In fact, the author proposes that this end is precisely what determines the value of a given act of…

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Added by Horacio Rodríguez Vázquez on March 29, 2011 at 7:38pm — No Comments

[TT-SSC case study] Caribbean Strategy - Preliminary findings (2): Transparency and information

After two weeks of conducting interviews in Bogotá, Honduras and Jamaica, we have identified interesting aspects regarding (1) ownership and mutual accountability, (2) transparency and information, (3) champions and (4) triangular cooperation.  The field work in both donor and recipient institutions, at both political and technical levels, has provided us with key information and data that allows a comprehensive analysis. After sharing with you our findings about ownership and mutual…

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Added by Sebastien Longhurst Delorme on March 29, 2011 at 1:43pm — No Comments

[TT-SSC case study] Mapas de Cooperación: El acceso a información en la modernización de los Sistemas Nacionales de Cooperación

Mapadecooperacion_secondblogpost_SM.pdf

 

Socio Oferente: Colombia

Socios de Intercambio: Paraguay, Perú y Uruguay

Equipo de Trabajo: Diego Franco Moreno, Sandra Muñoz Mejía, Diego Uscategui Leyva, Carolina…

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Added by Sandra Julieth Muñoz Mejía on March 29, 2011 at 7:40am — No Comments

[TT-SSC case study] Caribbean Strategy - Preliminary findings (1): Ownership and Mutual Accountability

After two weeks of conducting interviews in Bogotá, Honduras and Jamaica, we have identified interesting aspects regarding (1) ownership and mutual accountability, (2) transparency and information, (3) champions and (4) triangular cooperation.  The field work in both donor and recipient institutions, at both political and technical levels, has provided us with key information and data that allows a comprehensive analysis.   In the coming days we will be sharing with you our preliminary…

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Added by Marcela Wolff on March 28, 2011 at 10:44am — No Comments

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