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IMF
Transcripts of a Press Briefing with Gerry Rice, Spokesman, IMF Communications Departmenta bit later next month, July the 14th, an auspicious day for some, on the occas
Transcripts of a Press Briefing with Gerry Rice, Spokesman, IMF Communications Department
IMF / Posted 8 hours ago
a bit later next month, July the 14th, an auspicious day for some, on the occasion of the 15th anniversary of the Center for Global Development, Madam Lagarde will give a speech there at the Center for Global Development, on the issues... Read more
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Raw Story
Top US human rights groups fare poorly on openness about funds, watchdog saystheir funding and donor information is disclosed online. U.S.-based human righ
Top US human rights groups fare poorly on openness about funds, watchdog says
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
their funding and donor information is disclosed online. U.S.-based human rights groups topping the ranking included the Center for Global Development and the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, both based in Washington. Scoring... Read more
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New Kerala
'Unfair, false attack on a disciplined civil servant': Jaitley defends Arvind Subramanian - newkerala.com #80864stance" on economic issues during his stints in Washington at the Peterson Inst
'Unfair, false attack on a disciplined civil servant': Jaitley defends Arvind Subramanian - newkerala.com #80864
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
stance" on economic issues during his stints in Washington at the Peterson Institute for International Economics and at the Center for Global Development. "Who said to US Cong on 13/3/13 the US should act against India to defend US Pharmaceuticals... Read more
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The Hindu
Swamy remark on CEA: Government has full confidence in Arvind Subramanian, says Jaitleyon economic issues during his stints in Washington, at the Peterson Institute f
Swamy remark on CEA: Government has full confidence in Arvind Subramanian, says Jaitley
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
on economic issues during his stints in Washington, at the Peterson Institute for International Economics and at the Center for Global Development. “Who said to US Cong on 13/3/13 the US should act against India to defend US Pharmaceuticals... Read more
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Zero Hedge
FBI: US Homicide Rate At 51-Year Lowrestrictive. (For more on this see my article "Borderland Homicides Show Mexico
FBI: US Homicide Rate At 51-Year Low
Zero Hedge / Posted 14 days ago
restrictive. (For more on this see my article "Borderland Homicides Show Mexico's Gun Control Has Failed".) Source: Center for Global Development. Many advocates for gun control employ their usual soft bigotry of low expectations and claim... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Road safety: the global health issue that's been ignored for too longimprove all over the globe. “We know what works. It’s a matter of having the po
Road safety: the global health issue that's been ignored for too long
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 14 days ago
improve all over the globe. “We know what works. It’s a matter of having the political will and getting on with it,” Elseroad says. As Henning puts it: “We are starting to see momentum.” This content is paid for by the Center for Global Develo... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Kenyan children get a fair shot with cash transfers for vulnerable youthof extreme poverty. The money helps kids stay in school, eat better diets, avoi
Kenyan children get a fair shot with cash transfers for vulnerable youth
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 14 days ago
of extreme poverty. The money helps kids stay in school, eat better diets, avoid child labor and exploitation, and delay sexual debut. As of early 2015, 480,000 youths were benefitting. This content is paid for by the Center for Global Devel... Read more
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Slate
The World Bank Bans the “Developing Nation” Label. Good.“developing countries”—at least until we invent another term for the same thing
The World Bank Bans the “Developing Nation” Label. Good.
Slate / Posted 27 days ago
“developing countries”—at least until we invent another term for the same thing. Charles Kenny is a senior fellow at the Center for Global Development and a contributor at Bloomberg Businessweek. He is also the author of The Upside of Downand... Read more
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New York Magazine
How Europe Can Alleviate Its Migrant Crisis — and Save Itselftry to help these people, the thousands of them who are showing up on these bea
How Europe Can Alleviate Its Migrant Crisis — and Save Itself
New York Magazine / Posted 28 days ago
try to help these people, the thousands of them who are showing up on these beaches,” Michael Clemens, an economist at the Center for Global Development, told me. “But most of Eastern Europe is shrinking. This is not a future demographic challenge.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Good Lobbyist - 'Choosing the Hero' Shows Us How Washington Can Worksaid confidently. And she was. Todd Moss, a former deputy assistant secretary
The Good Lobbyist - 'Choosing the Hero' Shows Us How Washington Can Work
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
said confidently. And she was. Todd Moss, a former deputy assistant secretary of state, is COO and senior fellow at the Center for Global Development. He’s also the author of the Ryker thriller series and about scheming among diplomats,... Read more
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