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Production of Knowledge: International Development Agencies: Sahelian West Africa
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Introduction

International development agencies (IDAs) have become powerful producers and users of knowledge about Africa, Islam, and women’s lives. Development projects funded outside of Africa—whether by states, UN agencies, corporations, nonprofits, or some hybrid of these—offer economic resources and ide…

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Kari Henquinet, “Production of Knowledge: International Development Agencies: Sahelian West Africa”, in: Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures, General Editor Suad Joseph. Consulted online on 23 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-5309_ewic_COM_002078>
First published online: 2016



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