The 2012 DAC’s Peer Review of the European Union, published on 25th April, notes that, since the last review 5 years ago, important steps have been taken in order to promote aid effectiveness, impact and coherence. Nevertheless, it also points out several challenges still ahead.
Full report available here
Ce rapport de 2010 "Regards croisés" est toujours actuel.
Il est notamment interessant par l'accent qu'il met sur le renforcement des capacités, au niveau politique, et au niveau opérationnel.
See the following link on the PSO "capacity building in developping countries" website :
A personnal report by Jeannie Pearson on a meeting with dutch NGOs on the 5Cs approach (5 Capabilities).
Reading an excellent working paper from ODI (I will upload it later), I found that it quoted this publication that I find fantastic. I am sure many of you have read it but for those who haven't, please have a look.
Here are my minutes of the thematic session on Capacity Development in Busan.
It was an excellent panel. It illustrates the notion of Capacity Development as a key principle of development effectiveness.
In the minutes, I also give a link to a full coverage video of the session on the Busan website.
FLYER on TC REFORM 070409
Flyer Towards a Joint Approach to Sector Capacity Development