Trillions for the SDGs? Time for a rethink
Guest post written by Nancy Lee, originally published via the OECD Developent Matters blog 17.01.2019. In 2015, the world enthusiastically signed on to the challenge of transforming billions to trillions of dollars of private finance for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The idea was to use public and private development aid to unlock much more […]
What’s in a name? The decline of ‘overseas development / famine relief’ charities in the UK
What do changing patterns in charities’ declared purpose and geography of activity tell us about the health of charities working on international development?
New Development Data – the Limits to Monitoring and Need for Counterfactuals
Following on from Dan Brockington’s previous blog
New Development Data – Excitements and Limitations
There is much excitement, for good reason, about development data.
Pocdast: What are the key research questions to inform and support international development?
Dr Daniel Hammett
The contested terrain of urban citizenship
In 2009 more than 50% of the world’s population lived in urban areas