Aid to, with and through the private sector: emerging trends and ways forward | ActionAid UK

Aid to, with and through the private sector: emerging trends and ways forward

A thriving private sector that provides decent jobs and generates revenue is an essential component of a successful development strategy. International donors are currently very interested in increasing aid to the private sector, whether to build it, leverage support, deliver projects or a combination of all three. But is all aid to the private sector appropriate, and if yes, is it being delivered effectively, reflecting international aid agreements?

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