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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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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'other' Kurds fighting the Islamic State
Tariq Ramadan and the reconfiguration of Islamic authority on Web 2.0
Modi's 100 days: Biding his time, circling the wagons
Erosion of Hong Kong's core values
From a failed elite to a farce in Somalia
Abdi Ismail Samatar
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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