The pound’s devaluation makes sense in the long term but there will be consequences for the poor and middle class.
Adel Abdel Ghafar
Adel Abdel Ghafar is a visiting fellow at the Brookings Doha Center.
The politicisation of humanitarian relief hinders the schooling of children in conflict zones.
Countries currently in conflict pose the greatest challenge to poverty eradication efforts.
The football riot that led to the deaths of 74 youths in Port Said is indicative of the dire state of affairs in Egypt.
Powerful political forces in Egypt have used the ‘sectarian card’ to divide the people and shift the blame.