Tag Archives: foreign aid

Thai state funding for NGOs before and after the coup

This post looks at how the Thai state funded NGOs before the coup, and how the new regime might use these mechanisms for their own purpose. The Thai state provides a limited amount of finance to NGOs. The amount and the range of funding windows has increased rapidly in the last few years. Not enough […]

Development aid in struggles for world order: Czechoslovak foreign aid during the Cold War

  My PhD thesis reconstructs the history of Czechoslovak foreign aid 1948-1989, based on published and unpublished documents of the period. I propose a periodization rooted in the global class struggle and the internal dynamics of the Soviet commonwealth, within a historical sociological framework of uneven and combined development.     Czechoslovakia was the USSR’s […]