Wiebe Nauta

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Research interests

Disciplinary Profile
Sociology of development/anthropology of development; development studies.

Main Topics
- South-South Development Cooperation (SSDC) with a focus on the role of emerging countries like South Korea and Brazil on the African continent;
- The role of South Korean aid actors –government, civil society and private– in implementing an ‘East Asian’ development model in Rwanda;
- Transnational links between civil society organizations and activist social movements on different continents;


  • GN Anthropology
  • Ethnography of NGOs
  • Community Development
  • Anthropology of Development
  • HM Sociology
  • Development Sociology
  • Transnationalism
  • Sociology of Development
  • South-South Development Cooperation
  • S Agriculture (General)
  • Land reform in Sub-Saharan Africa