THE CONFERENCE MATERIALS BELOW IS FROM THE FROM THE NORDIC DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE IN 2014
Mike Morris spoke on the topic: 'Development Paradoxes in African Industrialisation: GDP growth but limited poverty reduction'
Stephanie Barrientos spoke on the topic: 'Gender transformation in global value chains: Challenges and opportunities in African agriculture'
Workshop 1: 'Fighting Poverty Where It Matters Most - Poverty in South Asia/ India and in Sub-Saharan Africa: changes, developments, perspectives, solutions, strategies, pre-conditions etc.'
Jytte Nhanenge / Economic Development: A Paradox for Poverty Alleviation / Paper / PPT
Hiranandani & Lekunze: Food poverty, Climate Change and Land Access in Central Uganda / PPT
Tiina-Riitta Lappi: Urban renewal and development poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa / PPT
Siddharth Sareen: State provision of livelihoods in a resource-conflict region /
Karen Ingrid Schultz: Ability of CSOs to resist corruption and level social differences / Paper
Workshop 2: 'The global value chain/production network perspective - virtues and shortcomings'
Thomas C. Vetter: Adapt or Die? The Modernisation of Agri-Food Markets in Indonesia / PPT
Abena Achiaa Boakye: Value addition of roots and tuber crops: A case study of cocoayam / PPT
Thomsen & Samuelsen: The role of NGO’s in value chain development: Promoting women’s role in Value Chains / PPT / PPT
Workshop 3: 'The Paradox of Elite Focus and Poverty Alleviation in Development'
Whitfield et.al: The politics of industrial policy: ruling elites and productive sectors /