Failed aid: how development agencies are neglecting and marginalising Rwandan genocide survivors

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Failed aid: how development agencies are neglecting and marginalising Rwandan genocide survivors

The paper argues that international development aid agencies have failed adequately to address the rights and needs of genocide survivors in Rwanda. It illustrates that genocide survivors remain impoverished and marginalised, and that development aid agencies only tangentially, if at all, acknowledge their vulnerability and take steps to empower them to realise their rights. It provides examples of aid programmes that are reaching genocide survivors and urges development aid agencies in Rwanda to design and implement programmes explicitly for genocide survivors.

  • Author
    Noam Schimmel
  • Year of publication
    May 2010
  • Title of journal or book
    Development in Practice Vol. 20, No. 3, May 2010
  • Book editors/authors
    Deborah Eade
  • Publisher
    Taylor&Francis Online
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