Development Studies Internet Resources

Prof. William A. Joseph | Department of Political Science | Wellesley College



Development News (RSS)

Alphabetical Listing of Sites

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Governmental Organizations

National Development Agencies:

United States Agency for International Development (USAID)

United States Department of State Office of the Director of US Foreign Assistance

U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Foreign Assistance Dashboard

    • This website provides a visual presentation of and access to key foreign assistance budget and appropriation data for the Department of State and USAID.

Australian Agency for International Development (AusAid)

Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)

DFID - UK Department for International Development

The Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (Germany)

Groupe Agence Française de Développement (France)

MASHAV – Israel's Center for International Cooperation

Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)

Swedish Cooperative Development Agency

SDC - Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation

The Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (Norad)

Other Government & Quasi-Governmental Development Organizations

The Peace Corps (US)

National Endowment for Democracy (NED)

    • The National Endowment for Democracy (NED) is a private, nonprofit organization created in 1983 to strengthen democratic institutions around the world through nongovernmental efforts. The Endowment is governed by an independent, nonpartisan board of directors. With its annual congressional appropriation, it makes hundreds of grants each year to support prodemocracy groups in Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, and the former Soviet Union.

The International Development Research Centre (Canada)

    • IDRC s a Crown corporation created by the Parliament of Canada in 1970 to help developing countries use science and technology to find practical, long-term solutions to the social, economic, and environmental problems they face. Our support is directed toward creating a local research community whose work will build healthier, more equitable, and more prosperous societies.

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