Decolonising the broken aid system

By Degan Ali

Essay in Global Public Investment Network’s Report: Time for Global Public Investment


“To create meaningful change and solutions in this era of polycrisis, we must tackle the crippling legacies of colonialism. When we talk about decolonising aid, we open the door to tackling the root causes that created systems designed to ensure our continued dependency on the aid sector. The aid system is broken. We need to co-create a new architecture that is representative, effective, and respects the dignity of all countries. GPI is the beginning of that.”

Read Degan’s essay (Page 32) and the full report here.