So in your opinion the only purpose of the aid effectiveness process was to legitimise the apparently ineffective and self-serving aid industry
of the West?
Meanwhile, the so-called Aid industry
states that Africa needs $20bn to survive the credit crunch.
THE Government yesterday faced demands to further aid industry
expansion plans as 60 new research jobs were confirmed.
In a Cato Institute policy briefing last fall, Dichter, the author of Despite Good Intentions: Why Development Assistance to the Third World Has Failed, also noted: "Whereas a large corporation cannot lose money forever without facing some consequences, the aid industry
has gone on for 60 years with hardly anything to show for the two trillion dollars it has spent (something it does not really bother to deny), and yet it is still very much in business.
Primarily to aid industry
and enhance its competitiveness, Congress mandated in 1993 that the Department of Defense (DoD) establish an office of technology transition.
The leading lights of the development aid industry
, he reports, don't know much about economic growth.
Indeed, one of the main problems with a sloppy concept like 'governance' , once it comes to be embedded in the title of a donor-funded research programme, is that academic specialists either find themselves in the business of 'deconstructing' it, and thus contributing to the cycles of linguistic fashion by which the aid industry
is constantly inventing new labels for that ultimate 'obstacle to development' which explains its own failures and frustrations, or else ad opting the more pragmatic course of translating it into terms like 'law and order', which have a more enduring resonance with ordinary human beings.
This two-part series takes a critical look at the international emergency aid industry
and explores whether well-intentioned aid operations like Band Aid have inadvertently caused more suffering than they have alleviated because the agencies were used by unscrupulous governments.
The Chancellor's call for unions to help boost productivity was attacked as 'half baked' yesterday as union officials spelled out alternative plans to aid industry
SPI's Council for Solid Waste Solutions and the National Food Processors Association will jointy develop guidelines to aid industry
in establishing the safety and regulatory compliance of recycled plastics in food packaging.
In particular, the improving construction market will aid industry
demand and bolster revenue growth.
Fintech CEO Scott Riley said, I believe this strategic partnership demonstrates a mutual commitment to providing the beverage alcohol community enhanced data and services that will assist in the creation of a 100 percent electronically-paying customer base, which will in turn aid industry
growth and streamline efficiency for both distributors and their retailers .