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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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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Cuba in the face of a historical moment
Russia's Arctic opportunity
Tunisia caught between fear and stability
'I witnessed the Peshawar massacre'
Responding to the massacre: Revenge or resolution?
Turkey's emerging police state
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