How NGOs Failed Afghanistan
"They Killed Every Incentive to Farm"

Cockburn, Patrick
http://www.counterpunch.org/2014/03/25/how-ngos-failed-afghanistan/

Publisher:  CounterPunch
Date Written:  25/03/2014
Year Published:  2014  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX16108

On the failures, opportunities, and complications of international aid with a particular focus on Afghanistan. Includes a discussion of a successful canal-building effort in Lower Shabelle province, Somalia -- a project run not by NGOs but a local al-Qa'ida affiliate.