The recent change of IMF director shows that the Bretton Woods institutions still fail to integrate leadership and expertise from developing countries. Wealth and knowledge are shifting away from the West, but the global players are not yet ready to take full advantage of an increasingly multipolar world.
As the biggest provider of development resources, Europe remains frozen in its post-colonial, inward-looking stance towards the development agenda.…Continue
Added by Nils-Sjard Schulz on July 30, 2011 at 8:08am — No Comments
The energy for South-South and triangular exchange of development knowledge is mounting every day. Strong political drive is coming from the G20 whose Development Working Group has endorsed policy recommendations and practices for using knowledge sharing more systematically. Hundreds of practitioners are sharing their experiences under the umbrella of the Task Team on…Continue
Added by Nils-Sjard Schulz on July 19, 2011 at 10:30am — No Comments