Marcus Kaplan and Sabine Brüntrup-Seidemann
are team leaders at the German Institute for Development Evaluation (DEval) in Bonn, Germany.

Nico Herforth is an evaluator at DEval.
Contact: Marcus.Kaplan(at)


References and further reading

Altenburg, T. (2010). Entwicklungszusammenarbeit und Wirtschaft: Synergien und Zielkonflikte. in: VENRO Verband Entwicklungspolitik und Humanitäre Hilfe deutscher Nichtregierungsorganisationen (Hg.): Entwicklungszusammenarbeit und Wirtschaft – Zwischen Konfrontation und Kooperation, Berlin 2010, S. 5-12.

BMZ (2017). Africa and Europe – A new partnership for development, peace and a better future. Cornerstones of a Marshall Plan with Africa. Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development, Bonn/Berlin.

Dewar, T., Davachi, C., Swinerton, K., Bolick,C., Kaplan, K. (without year). Evaluating Global Development Alliances: An Analysis of USAID’s Public-Private Partnerships for Development. USAID, Washington.

Di Bella, J., Grant, A., Kindornay, S., Tissot, S. (2013). Mapping Private Sector Engagements in Development Cooperation. Research Report, The North-South Institute, Ottawa.

FAO (2016).