Mercredi 17 septembre 2014, 12:30 - 13:30

Democratisation; What Role for International Development Cooperation?

Live Policy Debate on Aid and Democratisation

Auditorium 1
Maison de la Paix, Geneva

 Organised by the journal International Development Policy

The live debate focuses on the role of international development cooperation in democracy promotion and decentralization in Central Asia. It draws on the policy debate published by DevPol.

Read the e-debate with inputs by Martin Dahinden, Olivier Roy, Jean Bossuyt and Didier Péclard.


  • Martin Dahinden, Director General, Swiss Agency for Development Cooperation (SDC) | Ambassador
  • Geert Laporte, Deputy Director, European Centre for Development Policy Management (ECDPM)

Followed by discussions with the floor and online.

Introduction and Moderation

  • Gilles Carbonnier, Professor, Graduate Institute | Editor-in chief, International Development Policy

Join the debate online and post your comments and questions now:
Blog: debate.devpol.org
Twitter: @DevPolJournal
Facebook: facebook.com/DevPolJournal

Please register here.