Category - Global development policy

Aid and development Global aid issues Global development policy

Fortnightly links: Lake Chad, the private sector, Doing Business, and more

The New Yorker has a grim report on the humanitarian disasters unfolding on the shores of Lake Chad. Facebook will eliminate fees for donations to NGOs to ensure that 100% of donations made via Facebook to nonprofits reach their intended recipients. Airbnb recently launched a new report and road...

Australian aid Australian development policy Australian government aid Global aid issues

Effect of Australia’s regional health security initiative on national health security of poorly resourced countries

Global responses to infectious diseases with pandemic potential highlight tensions between short-term emergency and technological responses over broad-based, longer-term initiatives aimed at equitable health and human development. One casualty of the global responses may be the specific needs that...