Rainwater harvesting is not a new phenomenon in Kenya except for magnitudes and proportions. Kenyan communities have practised different techniques in rainwater harvesting for a long time but in varying scales and conditions. Most applicable harvesting techniques are simple, acceptable and replicable across many cultural and economic settings. Success stories abound that can be cited, particularly in the arid and semi-arid areas of Kenya where rainwater harvesting is a principal pre-occupation… Continue
Added by Anthony Karanja on January 17, 2011 at 2:44am —
For the first time, many farmers were able to produce enough rice to feed their families and turn a profit at the market. Diversification into other products has become a reality for many, and long-sought-after conveniences such as indoor plumbing, beds and mobile telephones have been made possible thanks to the proceeds of NERICA.
Rice production in sub-Saharan Africa was being outstripped by rapid population… Continue
Added by Anthony Karanja on January 15, 2011 at 12:56pm —
Dear colleagues...I am calling on those countries that have successfully engaged in South-South cooperation projects of any kind to share lessons learned reports on this platform. this will enable others to learn and possibly emulate some of the south-south interventions that have worked.
Added by Felix Amporo on January 14, 2011 at 8:20am —
El Centro de Estudios de Cooperación para el Desarrollo (CECOD) tiene el placer de invitarle a la presentación del "Informe 2010 EuropeAid sobre las políticas de desarrollo y ayuda exterior de la Unión Europea y su aplicación en 2009", que tendrá lugar el próximo 20 de enero de 2011 a las 19 horas, en la sede de la Representación en España de la Comisión Europea, Paseo de la Castellana nº 46, Madrid.
Para información y confirmación de…
Added by Fernanda Villavicencio on January 12, 2011 at 4:29am —
We extend the deadline of submitting a proposal until January 10, 2011 as follows.
We are looking forward to receiving proposals.
Added by Hideharu Tachibana on January 4, 2011 at 8:09pm —
Health Systems Research India Initiative (HSRII) was formed to support, establish strong public health systems in India with contributions from experts in the field of epidemiology, health systems research, health… Continue
Added by Health Systems Reserach India on December 31, 2010 at 1:14am —
Exactly one year ahead of the 2011 High-Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness to be held in Busan, Korea, more than 150 policy-makers and experts gathered on 1 December 2010 in Seoul to discuss the prospects and implications of the ‘global aid architecture’. Just recently, backed by a G20 mandate… Continue
Added by Nils-Sjard Schulz on December 13, 2010 at 7:00pm —
Global Security, in all ages, has been the top priority of any regional or global alliance. United Nations' chief most objective, as enshrined in Article 1 of the UN Charter 1945, is the maintenance of world peace and Security. The Burgeoning growth of violent non-State Actors in the globalised world poses a huge threat to the United Nations, on the one hand and the the State-Soveriegnty on the other. Almost in every Developing Country, the militant and separatist organisations are working… Continue
Added by Ahsan Yousaf Chaudhary on December 10, 2010 at 2:32pm —
This research analyzes the Mexican technical-agricultural cooperation offered to Central America between 2005 and 2010.… Continue
Added by Horacio Rodríguez Vázquez on December 7, 2010 at 5:00pm —
The South-South Learning on Social Protection gateway is an online collaborative platform for policy dialogue and knowledge-sharing amongst social protection practitioners in the Global South.
It is an initiative of the International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth
to foster South-South collaboration, aiming to expand the knowledge base and capacities of developing countries to design and implement nationally-owned poverty reduction… Continue
Added by Liliana Parra Santamaria on December 6, 2010 at 10:37am —
UNDESA 2010 / United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs: International Development Cooperation Report 2010. Development Cooperation For the MDGs: Maximizing Results, New York: http://www.un.org/en/ecosoc/julyhls/pdf10/10-45690_
Added by Dana de la Fontaine on December 3, 2010 at 2:36pm —
Download: SEGIB Report on South-South Cooperation in Latin America 2010
Added by Liliana Parra Santamaria on December 3, 2010 at 12:44pm —
Added by Liliana Parra Santamaria on November 30, 2010 at 12:17pm —
Ministry of statistics and program implementation, Government of India has launched NSSO 65th round report on "Housing condition and amenities in India" .The field work of the nationwide survey was carried out during July 2008 to June 2009. The report is based on the Central sample of 1,53,518 households (97,144 in rural areas and 56,374 in urban areas)… Continue
Added by neelkanth mishra on November 26, 2010 at 11:30pm —
by Dana De la Fontaine & Jurek Seifert 2010: The Role of South-South Cooperation in Present Brazilian Foreign Policy: Actors, Interests and Functions, in: Stockholm Papers in Latin American Studies, Stockholm… Continue
Added by Dana de la Fontaine on November 24, 2010 at 9:00am —
Volume 1 - Thailand Best Practices and Lessons Learned in Development…
Added by Liliana Parra Santamaria on November 23, 2010 at 4:00pm —
The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) is the implementing agency of Official… Continue
Added by Hideharu Tachibana on November 23, 2010 at 2:28pm —
The Africa-Brazil Agricultural Innovation Marketplace is an international
initiative supported by different donnors aiming to link Brazilian and African
experts and institutions to develop cooperative projects. This is an innovative way of brokering South-South exchange. For more information, visit their website at: http://www.africa-brazil.org/
Added by Aaron Leonard on November 16, 2010 at 9:59am —
In the midst of an evolving global governance, a new group of development providers
has quietly entered the stage. Complementing the traditional DAC donors and the big emerging economies, the CIVETS group
, which encompasses Colombia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Egypt, Turkey and South Africa, brings a new wave of development partnerships that go beyond the rich-poor logic and promote… Continue
Added by Nils-Sjard Schulz on November 15, 2010 at 12:00pm —
Added by Fernanda Villavicencio on November 15, 2010 at 7:32am —