The world’s leading development institutions prescribe protective measures designed to manage the social and environmental impact of the projects they fund. The World Bank has recently reviewed its safeguards.
Fragile Corne de l'Afrique: Reportage au Kenya, en Somalie et en Ethiopie / Une ouverture audacieuse: L'émergence des petits capitalistes à Cuba / Crédits controversés: Des investisseurs privés financent l'aide humanitaire et en tirent profit
Jeunes et adolescents: Ils sont 1,8 milliard dans le monde - un immense potentiel/ Egypte: La bureaucratie, obstacle au développement / Flux financiers illicites: Les pays pauvres durement touchés
No development cooperation without communication: The new manual explains the basic concepts and provides practical methods for systematic planning of communication for development.Case studies from 24 SDC-countries show the wide range of applications: from behavior change to political participation and with methods from community theater to video documentation and much more.
The Annual Report shows in five sections how in 2015 the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) opened up new prospects for the populations of their partner countries. In addition, the SDC provided emergency aid on the ground to the victims of armed conflicts and to forcibly displaced people.
The 'Statistics 2015' booklet of the Annual Report consists of two parts, one presenting key figures on official development assistance (ODA) and the other the annual expenditures of the SDC and of the SECO. The booklet contains tables and graphs providing readers with a detailed overview of Switzerland's international cooperation activities.