Thursday 24 Jan 2019 | 08:39 | SYDNEY
Thursday 24 Jan 2019 | 08:39 | SYDNEY

Aid & development links: Guineaworm, lawyers, global megatrends and more



19 January 2015 10:40

  • Eight months until new development goals are agreed.  But then what? Good analysis on the Guardian and in this podcast. 
  • 15 things you may not have known about EU development cooperation in 2015.
  • A Chinese-built 338 MW hydropower dam begins operation in Cambodia.
  • How lawyers can help promote development.
  • Guineaworm has (almost) been eradicated from the planet. Read about former US President Jimmy Carter's tireless efforts.
  • UNDP's Helen Clark reviews the development and humanitarian challenges the world faced in 2014.
  • Brookings development experts, including Kamal Dervis, explore ways to jump-start inclusive growth in the world's most impoverished states.
  • Canada's role in the new global development agenda, from John W McArthur.
  • The global megatrends shaping aid delivery. Below, a taste of an interesting new report from PWC:

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