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Devolution key to achieving SDGs, President Kenyatta

Devolution key to achieving SDGs, President Kenyatta | Development Aid Support | Scoop.it
Devolution key to achieving SDGs, President Kenyatta
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We rarely speak about this major cause of gender inequality

We rarely speak about this major cause of gender inequality | Development Aid Support | Scoop.it
If gender inequality is ever to be abolished, we can no longer afford to neglect one of its major causes and consequences: malnutrition.
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Development Aid Support Mechanism : OUR FRAMEWORK |

Development Aid Support Mechanism : OUR FRAMEWORK | | Development Aid Support | Scoop.it
Our framework aims to help communities to function more effectively and efficiently in dealing with development challenges. The framework consist of 3 areas:1. People: who are involved in community development (local managers, active volunteers and community members)
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StayConnecteD4Dev

StayConnecteD4Dev | Development Aid Support | Scoop.it
Dev Aid Support's insight:
Community sharing, inter-community sharing. The interconnection platform (StayConnecteD4Dev) between different members, learners and mentors is a significant sustainability factor. The exchange of experiences and development of practical methods allow not only prevent failures, but also to optimize the positive risk. Also, the psychosocial dimension that brings a successful experience in the same field ... (Yannick from Cameroon)
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Tracking the global goals: four steps to make data matter

Tracking the global goals: four steps to make data matter | Development Aid Support | Scoop.it
The development community will invest $15bn in results data over the next 15 years. How can we ensure the money is well spent?
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AFDB.TV - Cop 21- Africa's Climate Opportunity: Adapting and Thriving

Cop 21- Africa's Climate Opportunity: Adapting and Thriving
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7 things you should know about crowdfunding

7 things you should know about crowdfunding | Development Aid Support | Scoop.it
Over the years, crowdfunding has become an effective alternative for entrepreneurs to raise funds for their business ideas. Crowdfunding allows entrepreneurs to raise capita
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Local vs Global in Civil Society: here’s why both are beautiful.

Local vs Global in Civil Society: here’s why both are beautiful. | Development Aid Support | Scoop.it
Rocio Gonzalez is a young researcher based in Mexico. As International Civil Society Week kicks off, Rocio shares her thoughts on local versus global civil society, and her experiences with the Case for Space initiative. Talking global when it comes to civil society – and maybe everything (?) – is a tricky business. Personally, I…
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Sub-Saharan Africa's youth population offers ‘enormous potential’

Sub-Saharan Africa's youth population offers ‘enormous potential’ | Development Aid Support | Scoop.it
UN report says sharp rise in numbers of youngsters in poorest countries presents opportunities to boost economies and better people’s lives
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SHAKING UP FINANCE AND BANKING IN AFRICA

SHAKING UP FINANCE AND BANKING IN AFRICA | Development Aid Support | Scoop.it
One of the greatest barriers to the transformation of the power sector is the low level of tax collection and the failure of governments to build credible tax systems. Domestic taxes can cover almost half the financing gap in Sub-Saharan Africa.
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UK firm 'employed former child soldiers' as mercenaries in Iraq

UK firm 'employed former child soldiers' as mercenaries in Iraq | Development Aid Support | Scoop.it
Former director acknowledges Aegis Defence Services may have recruited former child fighters in Sierra Leone
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How can Africa master the digital revolution?

How can Africa master the digital revolution? | Development Aid Support | Scoop.it
"If Africa masters the digital revolution, it could usher in economic transformation," writes Harvard Professor Calestous Juma.
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County Governments in Kenya Must Take Lead in Fight for Gender Equality

County Governments in Kenya Must Take Lead in Fight for Gender Equality | Development Aid Support | Scoop.it
The 3rd Devolution Conference that took place in Meru, Kenya between 19 and 21st April was an opportunity to discuss how the post-2015 development agenda will b
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The economic rationale for investing in family planning in Sub-Saharan Africa

The economic rationale for investing in family planning in Sub-Saharan Africa | Development Aid Support | Scoop.it
Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) continues to have much higher fertility and lower contraceptive usage than any other region: the contraceptive prevalence rate of 22% is less than half that of South Asia (53%) and less than a third that of East Asia (77%). This is despite evidence of strong benefits to reduced fertility or relatedly, toRead More
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This platform... - Development Aid Support | Facebook

This platform... - Development Aid Support | Facebook | Development Aid Support | Scoop.it
This platform (http://www.knowledgefordevelopmentwithoutborders.org/stayconnected4dev/) is dedicated to promote SDGs and to enhance you
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11 Opportunités d'affaires en Afrique qui feront de millionnaires en 2016

11 Opportunités d'affaires en Afrique qui feront de millionnaires en 2016 | Development Aid Support | Scoop.it
Le dernier Rapport Afrique Wealth par New World Wealth révèle qu'il y a maintenant un peu plus de 160.000 millionnaires en Afrique.

Fait intéressant, de 2000 à 2014, le nombre de millionnaires sur le continent a augmenté de plus de 145%, par rapport au taux de croissance mondiale qui est de 73%.

Au cours des dernières
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The problem with the data revolution in four Venn diagrams

The problem with the data revolution in four Venn diagrams | Development Aid Support | Scoop.it
With its poor understanding of data, the recent report from Ban Ki Moon’s independent advisory group is not a practical roadmap, argues Morten Jerven
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Improve the Quality of Life for the People of Africa - African Development Bank

Improve the Quality of Life for the People of Africa - African Development Bank | Development Aid Support | Scoop.it
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Meet Two of Africa's Inspiring Humanitarians with Political Prowess - Development Diaries

Meet Two of Africa's Inspiring Humanitarians with Political Prowess - Development Diaries | Development Aid Support | Scoop.it
This is the story of two inspiring African leaders: Graça Simbine Machel, the former First Lady of Mozambique and of South Africa, and Zainab Bangura, the first woman to run for the Presidency in Sierra Leone. Each has worked for women’s rights and good governance. Each has years of service in politics and numerous honorsRead More
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African Countries Must Stop Begging for Everything From Foreigners –Annan

It was a moment of truth telling and reality check at the just-concluded 5th Tana High-Level Forum on Security in Africa when former United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Kofi Annan insisted that African countries must stop begging, cap-in-hand, for assistance from foreigners to address challenges confronting the continent.
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INGO Accountability Charter

INGO Accountability Charter | Development Aid Support | Scoop.it
The Development and Conceptualization of the International Non-Governmental Organisations, INGO, Accountability Charter
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