Debate: The way forward for development

1 July 2021 | Danny Sriskandarajah | Tags: ,,,

I was invited to address the United Nations Development Programme as part of its Development Dialogues, to reflect on how the UN and the aid system can adapt in order to be fit for purpose in today’s world. I made the case for an aid system that doesn’t treat people as beneficiaries of largesse, but is based on mutuality. One that seeks to move resources efficiently and in ways that empower.

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