Introduction: South–South cooperation beyond the myths—a critical analysis

The concept of South–South cooperation (hereafter SSC) covers many layers of economic initiatives and political realities. In common parlance, it can include political, military, economic, or cultural relationships; humanitarian assistance and technical cooperation between developing countries; the...

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Autores Principales: Bergamaschi, Isaline, Tickner, Arlene B.
Formato: Capítulo de libro (Book Chapter)
Lenguaje:Inglés (English)
Publicado: Palgrave Macmillan 2017
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Acceso en línea:https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/28817
https://doi.org/10.1057/978-1-137-53969-4_1
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spelling ir-10336-288172020-08-28T15:49:50Z Introduction: South–South cooperation beyond the myths—a critical analysis Introducción: la cooperación Sur-Sur más allá de los mitos: un análisis crítico Bergamaschi, Isaline Tickner, Arlene B. United Arab Emirate Recipient country Development cooperation International relation Multilateral organization The concept of South–South cooperation (hereafter SSC) covers many layers of economic initiatives and political realities. In common parlance, it can include political, military, economic, or cultural relationships; humanitarian assistance and technical cooperation between developing countries; the allocation of financial resources for development projects and regional integration as well as the constitution of blocks—a common position and agenda in multilateral negotiations. 1 Historically, however, the concept finds its roots in the struggle for independence of Asian and African countries during the 1940s and in the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) a few years later. The ideas of a common identity, equality, and solidarity between less-developed countries; the defence of the sovereignty of newly independent states; and opposition to the “North” are thus core elements of SSC. From an economic perspective, development planning, state intervention in the economy, and import substitution through the consolidation of local production influenced the strategies of developing countries to varying degrees during the 1950s and 1960s. 2017-03-16 2020-08-28T15:49:50Z info:eu-repo/semantics/bookPart info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion ISBN: 978-1-137-53968-7 EISBN 978-1-137-53969-4 https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/28817 https://doi.org/10.1057/978-1-137-53969-4_1 eng info:eu-repo/semantics/restrictedAccess application/pdf Palgrave Macmillan South-South Cooperation Beyond the Myths
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topic United Arab Emirate
Recipient country
Development cooperation
International relation
Multilateral organization
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Recipient country
Development cooperation
International relation
Multilateral organization
Bergamaschi, Isaline
Tickner, Arlene B.
Introduction: South–South cooperation beyond the myths—a critical analysis
description The concept of South–South cooperation (hereafter SSC) covers many layers of economic initiatives and political realities. In common parlance, it can include political, military, economic, or cultural relationships; humanitarian assistance and technical cooperation between developing countries; the allocation of financial resources for development projects and regional integration as well as the constitution of blocks—a common position and agenda in multilateral negotiations. 1 Historically, however, the concept finds its roots in the struggle for independence of Asian and African countries during the 1940s and in the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) a few years later. The ideas of a common identity, equality, and solidarity between less-developed countries; the defence of the sovereignty of newly independent states; and opposition to the “North” are thus core elements of SSC. From an economic perspective, development planning, state intervention in the economy, and import substitution through the consolidation of local production influenced the strategies of developing countries to varying degrees during the 1950s and 1960s.
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