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Why We Need to Pay Urgent Attention to the Quality of Economic Growth

23 Jan 2015
Growth Is Dead, Long Live Growth! - Blog reposted on Allafrica.com

Agriculture for Nutrition? Not Without Gender!

22 Jan 2015
LANSA lead researcher Nitya Rao blogs for Secure Nutrition

A new idea steals across Europe – should Greece’s debt be forgiven?

19 Jan 2015
Emeritus Fellow, Stephany Griffith-Jones draws comparisons between Europe now (and the austerity measures imposed on Greece) to Latin America in the 1980s. | World news | The Guardian

Rising Inequality in the Global South - Practice and Solutions

15 Jan 2015
Mick Moore's attendance at Rising Inequality in the Global South symposium on Monday 19th Jan is mentioned in press release on allafrica.com

Natural Disasters - a Rare Positive Trend?

15 Jan 2015
Terry Cannon's comments about the study on disaster trends carried out by the insurance leaders Munich Re are quoted in article on allafrica.com.

Rising Inequality in the Global South: Practice and Solutions

15 Jan 2015
Mick Moore's participation in The Rising Inequality in the Global South symposium to be held on Monday 19th Jan is mentioned in press release
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UK tops rankings for tackling hunger and undernutrition

19 Nov 2014
Latest findings from Hunger and Nutrition Commitment Donor Index (HANCI) show that the UK has topped the rankings and is making a clear effort in the fight against hunger and undernutrition.

John Gaventa appointed as new Director of Research at the Institute of Development Studies

06 Oct 2014
Professor John Gaventa, former Chair of Oxfam GB and thought leader on power and participation, will be joining the new Senior Leadership Team at the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) in the UK as their Director of Research.

New global tax dataset offers unprecedented opportunity for international comparability in government revenue, especially in developing countries

08 Sep 2014
Weak internationally comparable data on government revenues has long held back advances in both research and government policy - especially in developing countries. Now, a new global dataset on government revenues, developed by the International Centre for Tax and Development (ICTD) based at the Institute of Development Studies (UK), will allow for more reliable, and comparable cross-country tax research.

Failure of governments and development agencies to work more effectively with business could leave millions living in poverty

11 Mar 2014
Business leaders, international charities and development agencies will be urged tomorrow at the launch of a new Business and Development research centre to explore new ways to work together to fight global poverty.