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Practical Action Publishing challenges poverty through the global distribution of knowledge and technologies. Our international development policy, practice, and research publications aim to stimulate discussion, strengthen peoples’ capabilities and promote sustainable change. Practical Action Publishing is a not-for-profit enterprise working in alignment with the international development work pursued by Practical Action, since 1974.
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Managing Humanitarian Innovation Eric James, Abigail Taylor
"It is rare that one find a book on humanitarian aid that is relevant to both academic and practitioner audiences. Managing Humanitarian Innovation does an excellent job giving insights and practical solutions to both audiences. Even more important it is inspirational and helps further the important
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- Kirsten Gelsdorf, Director of Global Humanitarian Policy and Professor, University of Virginia, Former Chief of Policy Analysis and Innovation, UNOCHA
Smallholder Agriculture and Market Participation Nigel Poole
“Poole provides cogent argument, up-to-date references and important guidance for practice.”

- Ben Bennett, Professor of International Trade and Marketing Economics, University of Greenwich