Aid Effectiveness

At the Asia Regional Forum on Aid Effectiveness in Manila.

Shocking fact – Afghanistan received 1,657 donor missions last year. That’s more than 4 a day, 365 days a year. How is a government supposed to govern properly if it has its face pointing towards the donors and its rear end facing its own citizens?

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  2. Dear colleagues,

    CGAP (Consultative Group to Assist the Poor) hosted the virtual conference Better Aid: Rethinking the Way We Work this September. During one week, donor staff, practitioners and consultants focused on questions around the five core elements of aid effectiveness represented by the

    The following link to the final conference report captures many of the ideas discussed, specific examples and concrete recommendations:

    Aid Effectiveness Star: strategic clarity, staff capacity, accountability for results, knowledge management and appropriate instruments. Participants discussed current issues facing donor agencies as well as ways to improve the quality of how agencies work.

    http://www.cgap.org/direct/index.php

    The virtual conference also provided useful inputs into the

    We hope you will enjoy the report. Please feel free to share it with others.

    Kind regards,

    CGAP Aid Effectiveness Team

    Better Aid for Access to Finance meeting that gathered 28 heads and top managers of leading development agencies on October 20, in Paris.

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