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The added value of CIs: more than charity? . Huib Huyse (HIVA-KU Leuven) Workshop – round 1: 30 January 2014. Why is a ‘distinct’ added value important?. Distinguishing it from other type of actors: unique actor? Learning about ‘what is good development cooperation’ for CIs

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the added value of cis more than charity

The added value of CIs: more than charity?

Huib Huyse (HIVA-KU Leuven)

Workshop – round 1: 30 January 2014

why is a distinct added value important
Why is a ‘distinct’ added value important?
  • Distinguishing it from other type of actors: unique actor?
  • Learning about ‘what is good development cooperation’ for CIs
  • Gradually improving the added value
what is the usp of citizen initiatives arguments related to specific sub groups
What is the USP of citizen initiatives? Arguments related to specific sub-groups
  • Diaspora initiatives
    • Financial remittances
    • Social remittances
    • Trust, reciprocity, solidarity
  • CIs working through or with private sector
    • Win-win
    • Innovative partnerships
  • Institutional CIs (linked with domain-specific orgs)
    • Domain- specific expertise
what is the usp arguments pro cis
What is the USP? Arguments pro CIs
  • Human face: P2P (with passion)
  • Less overhead costs (cost-efficient)
  • Building public support and global citizenship: more than giving
  • Equal partnerships: less paternalistic
what is the usp arguments pro cis 2
What is the USP? Arguments pro CIs (2)
  • Not depending on state funding
  • Direct & visible results
  • Small is beautiful (together reaching out to millons)
  • Personal development/relations for citizens in the North
arguments against cis
Arguments against CIs?
  • Small scale: fragmentation
  • Big D development: no structural change
  • Working in isolation
  • Over-confidence
  • Framing of development problems: incapable people with needs, parternalism, money is solution
  • Fundraising techniques: charity frames
  • Sustainability
  • Specific programmes: orphanages, wells, ..
some burning questions
Some burning questions
  • Which arguments do you agree with, which not?
  • Which elements are missing?
  • Is the overal balance positive or negative regarding the ‘added value’?
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