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Development for whom? Narratives on the impact of Chinese involvement in Angola
(The University of Bergen, 2009-05-15)
The rise of China challenges the unipolar world dominated by the West and the capitalism seen after the end of the cold war. Africa, in particular, has been dominated by the West during the last decades. The economic ...
After the Storm. Natural Disasters and Development in Vietnam
(The University of Bergen, 2008-06-27)
This thesis describes the many processes which happen when a natural disaster occurs. Fieldwork was done in Ben Tre province, one year after a typhoon had hit the coastal province in the Mekong Delta in Southern Vietnam. ...
Projects, Donors, and Discourses: A Critical Look at Experiences and Representations in a Chinese Environmental NGO
(The University of Bergen, 2009-12-16)
Why are there so many assumptions about NGOs and so few attempts to describe the projects and procedures of specific NGOs? My thesis looks at the experiences of the leaders and workers of a NGO in Yunnan, China, and ...