Kenya’s increasing use of loans from international financial institutions
This briefing presents in-depth analysis of the loans advanced to Kenya between 2018 and 2021 by international finance institutions and the purpose of this financing.
Reversing the trends that leave LDCs behind: How ODA can be targeted to the needs of people living in greatest poverty post-pandemic
This report looks at how trends leaving least developed countries behind can be reversed, and examines how official development assistance can be targeted to meet the needs of the poorest people.
The data side of leaving no one behind
In this paper we look at lessons learned from data landscaping at the national level, and examine how it can be used to inform decisions about poverty eradication and ensure no one is left behind.
What are the ongoing impacts of the pandemic on development finance?
We provide data and projections for Covid-19's continuing impacts on both domestic and international financing flows to countries with high levels of poverty
Animated summary: Global Humanitarian Assistance Report 2021
This animated summary unpacks the key statistics and analysis from the Global Humanitarian Assistance Report 2021.
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.
Uganda’s loans from international financial institutions (IFIs), 2018–2021
Analysis of loans to Uganda from key IFIs (the African Development Bank, the IMF and the World Bank) considering lending terms, sector focus and debt sustainability.
Social protection for disability inclusion in Kenya and Uganda
A series of publications that form part of Development Initiatives’ work as part of the Inclusive Futures Consortium on data to support disability inclusion in Kenya and Uganda.
Inequality, measuring it and why it matters for poverty reduction
This briefing explores the relationship between poverty and inequality, and shows that measuring, understanding and reducing inequality should be central to efforts tackle poverty, discrimination and exclusion.