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Aid workers must heed local culture to save lives - Red Cross | Daily Mail Online

Friday 17 Oct 2014
Daily Mail Online republishes Reuters article citing Terry Cannon

Tackling 'Hidden Hunger' - Launch of the Global Hunger Index

Friday 17 Oct 2014
Kat Pittore's blog republished on allafrica.com

Focus on Poverty: The top issues in the SDG in-tray

Friday 17 Oct 2014
Roger Williamson published on SciDev.net

Aid workers must heed local culture to save lives - Red Cross

Friday 17 Oct 2014
Thomas Reteurs Foundations cites Terry Cannon

Women Get Recognition For Feeding Malawi's Children | Reuters

Thursday 16 Oct 2014
This article highlights IDS' work with WFP in Malawi on gender mainstreaming

Aid workers must heed local culture to save lives - Red Cross | Reuters

Thursday 16 Oct 2014
IDS Research Fellow, Terry Cannon is quoted in this article, discussing cultural mismatch between communities and humanitarian agencies
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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.

African leaders must seize the initiative on global tax reforms

29 Jan 2014
As leaders gather together at the African Union summit, new analysis from the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) recommends that they must seize the initiative on tax reform and not wait for richer countries to implement proposed changes from last year's G8 and G20 summits.