Özlem Altan - International Development Projects in the Field: Assessing Realized Priorities and Strategies
|Study location||Turkey, Istanbul|
|Type||Summer Research Program - Undergraduate, full-time|
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
This project intends to code UNDP projects initiated and implemented in the last 10 years throughout the world. It seeks to understand how development priorities agreed by the UN are operationalized, and how these projects have devised goals, what strategies have been used, who has been targeted and with what resources. At the end of the coding, the research objective is to be able to formulate a holistic picture of trends in the field in terms of resource allocation, priorities shaping development and what these means especially for issue related to women’s rights and gender equality.
The research will entail the coding of the following information based on each project’s website in the UNDP
a. Priority SDGs
b. Project strategies and tools
c. Target and partner groups
d. Number of outcomes to be achieved
And the downloading of two project documents for each project.