Archive for month May, 2016

  • May 30, 2016

    Cooperation and...

    For nearly 20 years she had worked for the World Bank in Washington DC, following development projects. Until she became chief of staff of the Bank’s President, Jim Yong Kim. A remarkable carrier, the one of Laura Frigenti, 56, Roman, appointed by Matteo Renzi to structure and direct the Italian...

  • May 24, 2016

    Ethiopia is...

    Hassen, a father of 4, lives in a small village located in Halydege (Amibara), Afar region of Ethiopia. The area was one of the few grazing lands in the drought-prone region where raising livestock is a principal source of income and livelihood. The land once covered with vegetation and decorated...

  • May 17, 2016

    Rising Powers:...

    The rise of the so-called ‘new donors’ and increasingly successful forms of direct economic investments from former recipient-countries to the worst-off countries in the Global South poses a challenge to those efforts that try to construct a normative conception of development. Julian Culp is one of the few political philosophers...

  • May 2, 2016

    Family income...

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  • May 1, 2016

    Combating Climate...