Development Effectiveness? EU Donor Division of Labour and Gender Equality in Southern Countries, published in 2010
Lois Woestman analyses two key elements of official aid effectiveness practices: division of labour and harmonisation. She assesses these processes which are intended to reduce transactions costs and enable more money to reach the people on the ground who need it. Woestman examines whether aideffectiveness processes have helped European Union (EU) donors meet theircommitments to promote gender equality and women´s empowerment. Read here.