Building resilience for Africa’s urban future
Rapid urbanisation is changing the nature of risk related to both disaster and climate change across the continent, challenging existing policies and governance.
Improving local governance and service delivery
This event explores the latest debates, evidence and practice on social accountability, civil society advocacy and local government service delivery.
Beyond assistance: how to support refugees' aspirations
Refugee livelihoods range from access to employment, education, better health to increasing their social networks - but what do refugees prioritise?
Twitter chat: are we doing enough for refugees?
Refugees, activists, journalists and livelihood experts debate whether or not we're doing enough for refugee livelihoods - and how we can do better.
The future of social protection
An event co-hosted by ODI and OECD at European Development Days 2017 exploring the current challenges and opportunities faced in developing social protection systems.
Future of the Paris climate agreement
In the aftermath of Bonn Climate Change Conference and the G7 Summit in Italy, ODI convenes a global panel of experts to assess the future of the Paris climate agreement.
UK general election: priorities for international development
Ahead of the 2017 UK general election, ODI and Bond ask the main political parties what their vision for international development is.
Trump’s proposed aid cuts: the view from Uganda
'When the difference between life and death still hangs in the balance over a $1 treatment, the US can’t afford not to provide a basic minimum of live-saving aid abroad.'
One year on, has the World Humanitarian Summit deal delivered?
With uneven progress towards reform, leaders now need to be politically pragmatic. Here are five practical ways new humanitarian chief Mark Lowcock can revive the agreement.
Bilateral donors and the age of the national interest: what prospects for challenge by development agencies?
This journal articles explores how donor agencies can challenge the rise of national interest in development.