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A Rio report card
The treaties signed at the first Rio summit failed - and it's up to our generation to make amends, says economist.
Last updated: 19 Jun 2012 13:16 GMT
Breakthrough leadership for the World Bank
Obama's nomination signals that it's time for a development professional to lead the organisation.
Last updated: 29 Mar 2012 08:38 GMT
A World Bank for a new world
The World Bank requires a president that understands development and sustainability, not another Wall Street banker.
Last updated: 02 Mar 2012 14:12 GMT
Sustainable humanity: Need of the hour
Sustainable development has the potential to address fundamental challenges for humanity, now and into the future.
Last updated: 10 Feb 2012 08:26 GMT
Services without tears
The ICT revolution can provide means to achieve holistic healthcare in new and powerful ways.
Last updated: 30 Nov 2011 15:37 GMT
Globalisation effects all corners of the world, yet requires more government control, not less, says writer.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2011 12:02 GMT
The economics of happiness
In Bhutan, national policy emphasises increasing people's happiness, rather than income.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2011 14:21 GMT
Famine and hope in the Horn of Africa
Artificial political boundaries, global warming, and high fertility rates are worsening famine in the Horn of Africa.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2011 09:35 GMT
Ban Ki-moon: The age of development
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's reelection proves his continuous efforts in the UN, and the many hopes that lie ahead.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2011 06:55 GMT
A world of regions
Recent events in the Middle East and Central Asia reflect the decline of US dominance and influence.
Last updated: 26 May 2011 13:03 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
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An ideological pendulum in the Arab world
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