Market development in conflict-affected contexts

Peacebuilding essentials for economic development practitioners - Practice note 1
Author: 
Tracy Gerstle
Laura Meissner
The SEEP Network
Publisher: 
International Alert
Number of Pages: 
16
Publication Location: 
London, UK
ISBN: 
978-1-906677-52-7
Publication File: 
Name of Series: 
Strengthening the economic dimensions of peacebuilding
Language of Publication: 
English
Date of Publication: 
March 2010
Executive Summary: 

This guidance note explains why market development in countries affected by conflict is important and relevant for economic development planners and practitioners. It presents some of the main issues, risks and opportunities that economic development professionals may typically face. It also introduces the key stakeholders and processes, questions to be considered and main lessons learned. The final section points the reader to additional resources on the topic.

Topic: 
Economy
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