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Overseas Development Aid Across the Global South: Lessons from the Turkish Experience in Sub-Saharan Africa and Central Asia


  • Fulya Apaydin

    () (Institut Barcelona D’Estudis Internacionals, Barcelona.)


Le volume d′aide au développement apporté par la Turquie aux pays du sud les moins avancés a augmenté progressivement depuis 2002. Cependant, les profils des flux d′aide varient de façon curieuse. L′Agence Turque d′Aide au Développement (TIKA) travaille systématiquement avec les ONG islamiques pour mettre en œuvre des projets de développement médical en Afrique subsaharienne; en revanche, la coopération entre TIKA et les ONG islamiques dans le domaine d′aide à l′Asie Centrale reste faible voire non existante. Comment expliquer que les profils de coopération pour l′aide au développement entre les organisations étatiques et privées varient tant en fonction des régions du monde concernées par l’aide au développement ? Cet article soutient que le type de régime et l′idéologie officielle des pays destinataires expliquent en grande partie ces différences. En cherchant à évaluer le rôle des puissances émergentes dans la politique mondiale de développement, cette étude comparative met en lumière le rôle des acteurs non étatiques et des dynamiques politiques internes dans l′organisation de l’aide au développement.

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  • Fulya Apaydin, 2012. "Overseas Development Aid Across the Global South: Lessons from the Turkish Experience in Sub-Saharan Africa and Central Asia," The European Journal of Development Research, Palgrave Macmillan;European Association of Development Research and Training Institutes (EADI), vol. 24(2), pages 261-282, April.
  • Handle: RePEc:pal:eurjdr:v:24:y:2012:i:2:p:261-282

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