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Zenebe Uraguchi, November 2017 0

Postcard from Bhutan – what is money for?

Annick Vollmar & Zenebe Uraguchi Part 1 We were in Bhutan for a month-long work on entrepreneurship and financial literacy. We met with a number of people and stakeholders involved in starting and running businesses. We had also exchanges with farmers, financial institutions, businesses and other initiatives (like non-formal education) to understand the level of

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Zenebe Uraguchi, October 2017 0

Walking the talk: a tale of three countries on “water integrity”

Jesper Elias Lauridsen & Zenebe Uraguchi Reaching the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) of access to safely managed water and sanitation services by 2030 calls for countries to address root causes of inadequate or lacking water and sanitation services. For this, as stated in SDG 16, improvement in accountable and inclusive institutions/governance systems is essential. But

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Zenebe Uraguchi, October 2017 6

The challenge of telling good stories: how helpful is “data visualisation” for development practitioners?

Amar Numanović & Zenebe Uraguchi Development practitioners are under increasing pressure to demonstrate that their work is relevant and it contributes to sustainably addressing poverty and unemployment. For this, they report and tell stories to a range of stakeholders. Clear thinking is the basis of telling good stories. However, development practitioners, like us, often get

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Zenebe Uraguchi, June 2017 0

From providing “direct solutions” to taking up a “facilitative” role: the case of opportunity group methodology in Kosovo

Mimoza Mirashi, Luan Hoti, Katharina Walker & Zenebe Uraguchi A facilitative role of projects has increasingly been given importance by development practitioners and donors. It is intended for ensuring ownership by actors and durability of impacts beyond the lifespan of projects. Its relevance is clear but not its actual meaning and practical application, which largely

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