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Dreaming Big, Implementing Not-So-Big
Development Coordination in Jordan
Author: Leslie Shimotakahara
Publication Date: 2009
Canada has played a leading role in assisting with Jordan's long-term educational and labour market reform strategy, taking a Sector-Wide Approach (a SWAp). This case study examines what happened when the envisioned SWAp outstretched what could be realistically implemented within the funds available. Through the advice and technical assistance of DDD's human resource management and organizational design expert Brenda Cooke, the project was salvaged and the project climate was turned around ' yielding some valuable lessons about dealing with change.
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