EQuIP Technical Validation Workshop at the DIE-GDI

DIE logo - Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik / German Development Institute

In the development of the EQuIP Toolbox a validation of concept and draft versions of the tools took place at the German Development Institute (DIE-GDI) in Bonn on September 15&16 2014. At this workshop academics and practitioners working on industrial policy were invited to comment on EQuIP. Among them Tilman Altenburg (DIE-GDI)), Raphael Kaplinsky (The Open University), Mushtaq Khan (School of Oriental and African Studies, Univ. of London), Akbar Noman (Columbia University), Robert Wade (London School of Economics), José Manuel Salazar (ILO), Annalisa Primi (OECD Development Centre). These comments were used to finalize the toolbox. Further information can be found on the DIE-GDI website.

We thank all participants for their valuable inputs and comments!


The Project

EQuIP supports policymakers in developing countries to formulate and design evidence based strategies for inclusive and sustainable industrial development.

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The Tools

The EQuIP toolbox offers stakeholders a range of methodologies to consider for industrial diagnosis and strategy design in their countries.

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The EQuIP project also includes an e-Learning course for some key elements of the toolbox to complement hands-on trainings and facilitate the mastering of EQuIP methodologies.

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EQuIP - Enhancing the Quality of Industrial Policies