29 October 2012 | How can African governance reforms achieve ‘good fit’?
Linking research findings and practical experience
26 October 2012 | Bekæmp fattigdom med økonomisk transformation
Det ny Afrika har brug for en aktiv erhvervspolitik der gør noget ved fattigdom
27 August 2012 | What happens when African leaders die?
Meles Zanawi was a transformational leader of Ethiopia. Will/should his legacy last?
Despite a clean-out of heavy-weights, the ruling party, CCM, is still firmly in power
DIIS Comment af Lars Engberg-Pedersen og Ole Therkildsen
13 June 2012 | Developmental leadership
From above – and from below
25 May 2012 | Democracy's mixed blessings
Are liberal-democratic constitutions necessarily good for economic transformation?
3 May 2012 | A different take on African development
Launch of blog to debate the political economy of development
1 February 2012 | Virker kontraktpolitik i fattige lande?
Analyse af udviklingsminister Christian Friis Bachs rettighedsbaserede udviklingsbistand
16 December 2011 | Vi kan ikke købe os til indflydelse i Afrika
Erfaringer fra 50-års dansk-tanzaniansk bistandssamarbejde
15 November 2011 | Agriculture in Tanzania: Political priorities trump economic ones when CCM is threatened
This hurts producers but benefits the ruling elite, the bureaucrats and the consumers
14 September 2011 | What drives developing countries to support productive sectors?
Ruling elites’ strategies for political survival!
Free elections and good governance do not secure better economic livelihood
4 January 2011 | Recurrent cost boom threathens Millenium Development Goals
What the UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, keeps quiet about
Hiring, firing, transfer, demotion and promotion practices in the public sector
9 November 2009 | How do donors think?
DIIS seminar discussed how ideas, research, bureaucracy, context influence donor thinking
21 July 2009 | Rethinking Third World Politics - twenty years later
How to make sense of transfers of political concepts, models, ideas and institutions
21 July 2009 | The State and Development Governance. The Least Developed Countries Report 2009. UNCTAD
Ole Therkildsen has written a background paper for this report.
24 October 2008 | Pragmatism and comprehensiveness are essential
Six new DIIS Policy Briefs discuss governance support in fragile situations
30 June 2008 | Firkantede meninger har det ikke let
Der er mange grunde til, at Tanzania og Vietnam klarer sig så forskelligt
PowerPoint presentation from the seminar on May 5, 2008 is now available.
Ole Therkildsen is member of the programme's Consortium Advisory Group
22 January 2008 | Præsentationer fra ”Harmonisering og tilpasning: Sund fornuft eller nykolonialisme?"
Tre powerpointpræsentationer om Pariserklæringen
10 December 2007 | Nu skal der ryddes op i det vildtvoksende bistandssystem
Den Ny Verden om Paris-erklæringens ambitiøse forsøg på at gøre noget ved det
8 October 2007 | Danmarks Afrika-politik er alt for perspektivløs
Debatindlæg af Ole Therkildsen i Ingeniøren 10/8-2007
29 August 2007 | Seminar series on Evidence, knowledge and power in international development policy and practice
Organized under the auspices of IDS-Helsinki, Finland; RUC and DIIS, Denmark; and the IDS-Sussex, United Kingdom. Funding has been obtained from Norface. Ole Therkildsen is the contact person at DIIS.
31 May 2007 | Policy study on staff management and organisational performance in Tanzania and Uganda
A team of researchers and consultants, with Ole Therkildsen, DIIS, as the team leader, has just completed a Danida funded policy study on staff management and organisational performance.
In April- May, Ole Therkildsen participated in the first annual review of the Democracy, Justice and Peace programme in Uganda.