Indian diplomacy at work: Indian technical and economic cooperation (ITEC) programme

This brief examines the Indian technical and economic cooperation (ITEC) programme as a tool for sharing India’s experience of development and Indian technical expertise. The paper situates the creation of the ITEC in the context of India as an aid recipient and a newly-independent country. Since, the ITEC programme has been formed of several components, and has expanded as a bilateral tool to the involvement in regional and multilateral organizations in its global reach.

Post description

  • Publication year: 2014
  • Content type: Brief
  • Form of cooperation: Technical assistance
  • Cooperation context: Multilateral
  • Sector: Education
  • Institution (publication): Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India
  • Author (and co-authors): –
  • Keywords: South-South cooperation; ITEC; SCAAP; courses and training
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