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‘Justice’ not ‘aid’ for the Global South

9. Oktober 2019 - 11:51
By Koen Bogaert, Julie Carlier, Brecht De Smet, Marlies Casier, Dorien Vanden Boer and Bernard Mazijn Development cooperation does not work. It has never worked. So why not flush the European DG Development down the drain? That was the conclusion of a recent piece published by European researchers Jan Orbie and Sarah Delputte. The danger …
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Terra Nullius: What is going on in the rural world?

11. September 2019 - 14:16
By Mariel Aguilar-Støen  How can we understand the complexity of the contemporary rural world, and its entanglements with the urban? This is the first blog post of the  Rural transformations in the new century research group at the Centre for Development and the Environmen (SUM), University of Oslo In the 1990s, scholars had declared the …
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Why do we need Solidarity in Development Studies

28. August 2019 - 9:08
By Kees Biekart The next EADI Development Studies conference is about “Solidarity, Peace and Social Justice”. But what does solidarity actually mean in relation to development studies? Let’s assume development essentially comes down to a process of social change. Or better, a wide range of connected processes of social change. We can think of female …
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Small Organisations: A Challenge for Monitoring and Evaluation

6. August 2019 - 10:18
By Diego da Silva Rodrigues To monitor and evaluate public and social policies is a key element of the development agenda. More and more, governments and international organisations tend to make their choices based on evidence, in order to identify the best and most cost-efficient options among a massive amount of programmes which are all …
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5 Things that will Frustrate the Heck out of you when studying International Development

17. Juli 2019 - 9:06
By Stella Yoh International Development is our passion – that’s why we’re all here. It’s what keeps us going through these late nights and grey London days. But let’s face it, it’s not always a fun ride. As fulfilling as it is, studying International Development can be a real struggle, and if you haven’t had an existential crisis by now, …
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Why a decolonial lens must be at the heart of all those who claim to research and teach “development”

4. Juli 2019 - 10:19
By Julia Schöneberg   My research focusses on decolonial approaches to knowledge production and pedagogy, especially in the context of “development”. Development is a contested term that has been filled with different, sometime contradictory meanings. I am convinced that one cannot meaningfully speak about “development” without seriously considering critique and arguments brought forward by decolonial scholarship. …
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