Inside Irish Aid: The Impulse to Help

Inside Irish Aid: The Impulse to Help

by Ronan Murphy

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781908308153
Publisher: Liffey Press
Publication date: 10/18/2012
Pages: 300
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements vii

Foreword Mary Robinson xi

1 Introduction 1

2 The Impulse to Help 6

3 Starting from Scratch 24

4 Pioneering Days 40

5 All Kinds of Everything 58

6 Show Me the Money 72

7 Somalia 90

8 The Somalia Effect 110

9 Development Aid and Foreign Policy 130

10 A Change of Direction 150

11 Kilosa's Story 168

12 Celtic Tiger Years 177

13 More Trouble with Targets 194

14 Hand of God 215

15 Fragile States, HIV/AIDS, Hunger 230

16 A Serious Player 249

Afterword: Is Aid the Answer? 263

Further Reading 283

Index 287

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