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By Project Syndicate - May 26,2015
The effort to eradicate global poverty has never been more intense.In 2014, for the second consecutive year, official development assistance (ODA) totalled a historic high of $135 billion, according to new OECD data.This indicates that advanced economies remain committed to promo
By Project Syndicate - May 23,2015
 This year marks a turning point for the world, with the international community adopting a new global development strategy in September and negotiating a universal deal to combat climate change in December.To succeed, policy makers must recognise that today’s global imperat
By Project Syndicate - May 22,2015
The Arab world and its neighbours are stuck in a violence trap.The fighting in Libya, Syria, Yemen and Iraq, together with the predations of groups like Daesh, is destroying the economic links needed to ensure long-term political stability.Indeed, by redrawing the region’s econom
By Project Syndicate - May 21,2015
More than four years have passed since an overwhelming majority of the membership of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) agreed to a package of reforms that would double the organisation’s resources and reorganise its governing structure in favour of developing countries.But ad



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