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November 19 2014 by Coordination Team
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A study of five social protection projects in South Asia has found they struggled to create transformative change, and were unable to tackle the persistent discrimination driving poverty and social exclusion.
Article relevant to the topics: Employment, VET & Social Protection
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November 12 2014 by Coordination Team
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What does it take to bring together Israel and Palestine, or Armenia and Turkey? Despite geopolitical conflicts, local authorities from these historical foes are among those working together on Cross-Border Cooperation projects as part of the European Neighbourhood Policy. 
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November 5 2014 by Coordination Team
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Linking urgent humanitarian aid with long-term development assistance will be central to a first-of-its-kind Trust Fund organised by the European Commission to mobilise international donors in the Central African Republic (CAR).  
Article relevant to the topics: Development Policy, Fragility & Crisis Situations
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October 29 2014 by Coordination Team
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Pastoralists can get a bad name. These semi-nomadic communities are sometimes portrayed as living an outmoded way of life, feuding and degrading the environment with their herd before moving to a new area. The reality is different. The European Commission supports pastoralism as one of the most efficient and ecologically friendly ways to draw value from arid and semi-arid land.
Article relevant to the topics: Food & Nutrition Security
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October 20 2014 by Coordination Team
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European Union external assistance, which accounts for half of development aid, must demonstrate that development policy achieves results. A recent workshop in Brussels looked at how a results-based approach that considers desired outcomes from the beginning can improve development cooperation. 
Article relevant to the topics: Aid Effectiveness & Results
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Food & Nutrition Security
This group belongs to the topics: Food & Nutrition Security
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Public Group on Agriculture & Rural Development
This group belongs to the topics: Agriculture & Rural Development
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Working group on Results
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Public Group on Environment, Climate Change and Green Economy
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Projects

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The “Development Aid Support Mechanism” is a project launched by the NGO "KFDWB" to contribute to the support and improvement of the results of Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and forthcoming Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) that address the challenges of economic...