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Established in September 2010, the Devpolicy Blog provides a platform for the best in aid and development analysis, research and policy comment, with global coverage and a focus on Australia, the Pacific and Papua New Guinea. As of June 2022, Devpolicy has published more than 3,900 posts from more than 1,300 contributors.

The blog is run out of the Development Policy Centre housed in the Crawford School of Public Policy in the ANU College of Asia and the Pacific at The Australian National University.

The Devpolicy Blog editorial team is led by Stephen Howes, and includes Karen Downing, Anne Moorhead, Arichika OkazakiLydia Papandrea and Sadhana Sen. Contact the editors.

The views expressed in this forum are those of the individual authors and do not represent the views of Crawford School of Public Policy, ANU, the Development Policy Centre, or the institutions to which the authors are attached. Devpolicy Blog requires authors to disclose any affiliations or conflicts of interest.

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