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Effective Development

 
 
 

Trillions of dollars have been spent on aid and development, but Millennium Development Goals remain elusive.

Over one billion people remain in poverty and lack access to basic education, health care, safe water and sanitation. Aid often remains ineffective because programs tend to be driven by donor country interests, not by local community needs. And, too frequently, environmental protection is overlooked.
We advance innovations that harness aid to be more accountable, transparent and solutions-oriented, for community-driven, ecologically sustainable and lasting development.
 

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Apr 21 - 27, 2014
Apr 7 - 13, 2014
Nov 18 - 24, 2013
Nov 4 - 10, 2013

“The key opportunity for the bottom billion is not that these people are consumers, it's that they're producers! Astoundingly unproductive producers ... and that's the opportunity and the challenge.”

Paul Collier

Oct 21 - 27, 2013
Oct 14 - 20, 2013
Oct 7 - 13, 2013

“I found that in the end, you could really get some tribal leaders, religious leaders, if you pose the problems and the difficulties and then ask them, 'ok, give me the solution'.”

Nafis Sadik

 

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