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Publications

Background paper
30 March 2020

The cost of achieving SDG 3 and SDG 4: How complete are financing estimates for the health and education goals?

We need to re-examine current financing estimates for achieving the SDGs if we are to leave no one behind. This background paper focuses on SDG 3 and SDG 4 – the health and education goals.

Report
27 March 2020

Digital civil registration and legal identity systems: A joined-up approach to leave no one behind

An overview of trends in civil registration and vital statistics (CRVS). To deliver the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), how can we ensure everyone is counted?

Report
19 March 2020

Gender-based violence and the nexus: global lessons from the Syria crisis response for financing, policy and practice

How the global response to GBV can be strengthened by the humanitarian-development-peace nexus. With lessons from the crisis in Syria. Written by Sarah Hanssen, with support from DI's Carina Chicet

Factsheet
16 March 2020

Food poverty: global, regional and national

This factsheet explains what food poverty is and how it’s measured, as well as unpacking the latest trends at the global, regional and national levels.

Background paper
10 March 2020

Multi-year humanitarian funding: Global baselines and trends

A comprehensive breakdown of multi-year humanitarian funding, looking at long-term trends in donors, recipients and earmarking. Are Grand Bargain recommendations being met?

Factsheet
7 February 2020

ODA (aid) spending in 2018

DI presents analysis of the final ODA (aid) data for 2018. Our factsheet shows how much was given and in what form, as well as a breakdown of recipient countries and sectors, and the share of aid going to projects focused on climate or gender.

Factsheet
23 December 2019

Poverty trends: global, regional and national

Poverty is complex and it can be described and measured in a variety of ways. In this factsheet we unpack some of the key terminology alongside the latest trends in poverty at the global, regional and national levels.

Report
11 December 2019

Key questions and considerations for donors at the triple nexus: lessons from UK and Sweden

Reducing the incidences, severity and impacts of crises demands a concerted, multi-faceted approach. This report synthesises DI’s research into how the UK and Sweden work at the ‘nexus’ between emergency response and longer-term approaches, drawing out observations, notable practices, and key questions and considerations for all donors.

Report
11 December 2019

Donors at the triple nexus: Lessons from Sweden

The humanitarian-development-peacebuilding nexus is at the fore of the policy agenda, but many donors are yet to put the approach into practice. This report focuses on how Sweden puts the triple nexus into practice, with a view to sharing emerging learnings and informing global dialogue on this issue.