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Money is not the problem: the KIT story


  • Jan Donner


Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to argue that there is a clear distinction between using public funds and non-public funds for development cooperation. Design/methodology/approach - The paper describes initiatives in development cooperation that the Royal Tropical Institute (KIT) has taken in collaboration with partners in the private sector. Findings - With their partners in the private sector and local partners in developing countries, the KIT is producing at viable costs for willing markets. Originality/value - The paper provides a privileged, insider's view into working entrepreneurially in developing countries.

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  • Jan Donner, 2010. "Money is not the problem: the KIT story," Journal of Enterprising Communities: People and Places in the Global Economy, Emerald Group Publishing, vol. 4(1), pages 13-23, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:eme:jecpps:v:4:y:2010:i:1:p:13-23

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