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17 March 2015

Ending poverty by focusing on the poorest 20% of people globally

Why focus on the poorest 20% of people globally? We have seen real successes in reducing extreme poverty worldwide. Global incomes have gone up and many co

Discussion paper
17 March 2015

Vanuatu – Cyclone Pam

Vanuatu’s government has declared a nationwide state emergency in the aftermath of Cyclone Pam, which hit the pacific island and neighbouring islands on 13
Discussion paper
12 March 2015

Syria update

Funding for the Syrian crisis was seven times higher in 2014 than in 2012, donors having committed or contributed US$10 billion of humanitarian assistance

11 March 2015

Think Piece: Humanitarian Financing

There has never been enough humanitarian funding. Needs have always gone unmet, and the international community has long sought ways to fix this problem. Y
6 March 2015

Brazil as an international actor

This briefing maps the landscape of the development cooperation debate in Brazil. Synopsis Brazilian development cooperation has gained prominence in recen
Discussion paper
5 March 2015

Ukraine crisis update

Violence broke out in Ukraine in February 2014 and, despite two ceasefires agreed in September 2014 and February 2015, the conflict continues. As of March
Discussion paper
25 February 2015

Some thoughts on the data revolution in Uganda

The development ‘Data Revolution’ is an idea that many countries and international institutions are beginning to use to drive sustainable resources and act

Discussion paper
16 February 2015

Nigeria: Boko Haram Insurgency

Donors have committed or contributed US$50.1 million in response to the humanitarian needs in Nigeria and surrounding countries in relation to the Boko Har
Discussion paper
10 February 2015

Using information about local development projects to empower citizens in Nepal

Sarala works to build the capacity of citizens to monitor development projects in their local area to ensure that the projects meet the needs of the commun