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Blog by Sean Woolfrey (ECDPM): Can ‘Responsible Investment Principles’ de-polarise the debate on agricultural PPPs in Africa?

Clear need for PPPs to mitigate risk of investments on local communities The use of public-private partnerships (PPPs) to promote…

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Expo Milano 2015 with food as central theme, 1 May – 31 October 2015

Feeding the planet. Energy for life. Expo Milano 2015 is the Universal Exhibition that Milan, Italy, will host from May…

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Amsterdam International Water Week, 2 – 6 November 2015

Make the connection: come to the Amsterdam International Water Week The Amsterdam International Water Week (AIWW) is the platform for…

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Sustainable Water Fund (FDW) Sustainability Day, 9 April 2015

On 9 April the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO) invited a variety of players related to the PPP facility Sustainable Water…

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Interview: Steven Gajadin of TechForce Innovations on sugarcane in Rwanda

The sugarcane industry in Rwanda is facing multiple challenges: shortage of suitable land and severe floods of the Nyaborongo river…

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Meeting on scaling up Dutch efforts for global nutrition, 10 March 2015

Netherlands Working Group on Nutrition welcomed private sector, civil society, knowledge institutes and public actors to join discussion on nutrition…

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US: Global Partnerships Week 2015 kick-off today

Recognizing critical role of PPPs in development and diplomacy On March 9, 2015, the U.S. Department of State, in collaboration…

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#Reimagine PPPs: Devex sees changes in conversations about partnerships

Partnerships in development are here to stay. But can they live up to the hype? Partnerships in development are here…

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Event 20 February: The Road to VIA Water

First public get together for VIA Water, and you are invited! VIA Water is commissioned by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign…

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Interview: Leo Nijland and Taco de Vries on ‘Bomba’ water provision services in Tanzania

In the Mara Region of Tanzania a consortium of Tanzanian and Dutch public and private parties are active to blueprint…

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Devex and Abt Associates: Where can partnerships take development?

Devex and Abt Associates explore how to reimagine PPPs in development cooperation During three full weeks the development news platform…

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Vote for the Public-Private Partnership Award 2014!

‘De Partnership Verkiezing 2014’: a PPP battle for the best business case concerning an investment in a developing country (In Dutch) In…

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