capacity4dev

Voices & Views

April 16 2014 by Coordination Team
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How to strengthen the involvement of civil society in public life? Three new case studies from EuropeAid illustrate good practice from three different corners of the world.
April 9 2014 by Coordination Team
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Non-formal education is drawing renewed attention in development policy, notably given the high illiteracy rates among adults. Participants at last year’s European Development Days presented a variety of non-formal education projects, making the case that these are essential for development and need to be taken into account in the post-2015 agenda.
Article relevant to the topics: Education
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March 24 2014 by Coordination Team
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Education is the “pillar” for all other development goals though each country is different and quantity does not guarantee quality. These were among the lessons shared by experts at the High-level discussion on education in the post-2015 development agenda hosted last month in Brussels by the Norwegian Mission to the European Union.
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March 12 2014 by Coordination Team
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Insects are rich in protein and ecologically sustainable to produce, so why are we reluctant to put them in our mouths? According to Marian Peters, chairperson of the Dutch Insect Breeders Association, the answer is partly cultural.
Article relevant to the topics: Food & Nutrition Security
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March 7 2014 by Coordination Team
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International telecommunications company Orange, recently tested the potential for Big Data to contribute to development when it released anonymous data from five million-plus cell phone users in Cote d’Ivoire and invited researchers to see what they could do with the information.
Article relevant to the topics: ICT & Space
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Groups

Created by Bue Charlotte (38 Members)
Public Group on Development Policy
This group belongs to the topics: Development Policy
Created by Wallef Lionel (50 Members)
This Group allows any active person in the cooperation and development sector to share documents, views and much more on the thematic of transport.
This group belongs to the topics: Transport
Created by Hernández Aguil... (77 Members)
Public Group on Information Communication Technologies & Sattelite Applications
This group belongs to the topics: ICT & Space

Projects

Created by Kelecom Diane (6 Members)
The Productive Safety Net Programme (PSNP) in Ethiopia is aimed at enabling the rural poor facing chronic food insecurity to resist shocks, create assets and become food self-sufficient.
This project belongs to the topics: Agriculture & Rural Development, Food & Nutrition Security