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«Reform» without a strategy – upheaval in the Foreign Ministry

«Reform» without a strategy – upheaval in the Foreign Ministry

The Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation SDC in the autumn: management exodus, destabilization of staff, messed up communication. Three points to help understand these developments. ...>>

Where are we heading? The challenges 2014/15

Where are we heading? The challenges 2014/15

The coming years will bring hearty fare – in terms of domestic policy, foreign policy, and global domestic policy. Without greater efforts, the menu will be hard to digest. ...>>

Post-2015 Agenda: flowery rhetoric, little substance

Post-2015 Agenda: flowery rhetoric, little substance

The basic parameters of the future development agenda were laid out at the autumn session of the UN General Assembly. The roadmap was presented and initial answers given as to where the global journey should be taking us from 2015 on. The train to genuine sustainability could soon jump the tracks. ...>>

Public-Private Development Partnerships: controversial rather than coherent

Win-win – everyone benefits. That is the promise held out by the closing of ranks between State and private sector. Alliance Sud looks at the stumbling blocks. ...>>

Post-2015 (2): «There is a danger of consultation overkill»

Post-2015 (2): «There is a danger of consultation overkill»

The UN has launched an extensive worldwide discussion on the new development agenda that is to succeed the Millennium Development Goals in 2015. Jens Martens, long-time observer of international development and environmental policy, cautions in an interview against consultation overkill and calls on NGOs to develop alternatives that go beyond what is currently politically feasible. ...>>

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Electronic Newsletter

The electronic newsletter informs you quarterly on new editions of Alliance Sud News and new articles on the website. ...>>

Dialogue4change

For decades now there has been talk of the right to development, poverty reduction, and human rights for all. But very little is happening in reality, the traditional development models having failed. Two Alliance Sud member organizations now foment the debate on alternatives through an international dialogue platform. ...>> dialogue4change

 

Social Watch ReportSocial Watch Report 2012

The international Social Watch network published its Social Watch Report 2012. On the eve of the Rio+20 conference it addresses the issue of sustainable development. ...>>

 
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