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Stephen Brown

Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Ottawa

Stephen Brown is Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Ottawa. His main research interests are foreign aid, democratization, political violence, peace-building and transitional justice, mainly in relation to Sub-Saharan Africa. His work has been published in a number of edited volumes and journals, including Third World Quarterly, European Journal of Development Research, Canadian Journal of Development Studies, Journal of Contemporary African Studies, Canadian Journal of African Studies and Latin American Perspectives. More information can be found at http://aix1.uottawa.ca/~brown.

Transparency and Canadian Foreign Aid

None of the Canadian government's foreign aid documents are of any help in answering rather simple but important questions, such as what have the hundreds of millions Canada has spent in post-earthquake Haiti or Afghanistan actually achieved?
08/01/2011 02:07 EDT