Category - Global aid issues

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Fortnightly links: Scott Guggenheim, the One Campaign, Missing Maps, and more

An intriguing Politico profile on Scott Guggenheim, enigmatic American anthropologist and advisor to Ashraf Ghani. A doctor in PNG finds that involving men in family planning is the key to reducing maternal mortality, Al Jazeera reports. The One Campaign offers their take on the recent DAC ODA...

Aid and development Global aid issues

World Antibiotics Awareness Week: handling antibiotics with hygienic, clean and safe care

This week, the world turns its attention to antimicrobial resistance (AMR) for WHO’s World Antibiotic Awareness Week (WAAW). WAAW campaigns for us all to ‘handle antibiotics with care’ and take urgent action to curb the spread of AMR, that could, without action, lead to an alarming 10 million...