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Civil Society and the Aid Industry

Edited By: Alison Van Rooy

256 pages, Figs, tabs


Paperback | Dec 1998 | #86110 | ISBN: 1853835536
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Hardback | Dec 1998 | #86111 | ISBN: 1853835544
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About this book

An increasing amount of aid is being devoted to projects based on the theory that the development of civil society will contribute to the reduction of poverty. This book presents a critical appraisal of such projects and gives policy recommendations.


Civil society as idea; civil society and the aid system; Kenya case study; Sri Lanka case study; Hungary case study; Peru case study; the art of strengthening civil society.

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