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Interview with ISS Professor Irene van Staveren on the International Financial System

Read more: Interview with ISS Professor Irene van Staveren on the International Financial System (external link)
05 Jan 2015

The Theme was: Engaging different stakeholders in the debate on the financial system

Financing the post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals: A Rough Roadmap

Read more: Financing the post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals: A Rough Roadmap  (external link)
05 Jan 2015

Overseas Development Institute (ODI); Authors: Homi Kharas, Annalisa Prizzon and Andrew Rogerson

This report looks ahead to major international meetings in 2015 and beyond and is addressed to actors shaping the agenda there. It aims to identify a limited menu of recommendations for change that could be agreed collectively at those meetings. Finding space for agreement among 190-plus countries, of which the vast majority do not self-identify with terms like ‘donor’ or ‘recipient’, will not be easy. It builds on a burgeoning literature that converges on a likely new set of international Sustainable Development Goals and asks what must be done to implement them, including how best to fund them.

March 2015: Free Online Access for EJDR and Many Other Journals

Read more: March 2015: Free Online Access for EJDR and Many Other Journals
01 Jan 2015

During March 2015, Palgrave Macmillan is offering free online access to ALL its journals, including The European Journal of Development Research (EJDR). This includes access to the current issues and online archives.

Financing for Development Conference - Graduate Institute, Geneva

Read more: Financing for Development Conference - Graduate Institute, Geneva
18 Dec 2014

This upcoming conference at EADI premium member the Graduate Institute in Geneva will present new and enduring questions in development finance for Low-Income Developing Countries. Jeffrey Sachs (The Earth Institute, Columbia University) will be keynote speaker. The conference will take place on Thursday 16 April 2015 and Friday 17 April 2015.

New Issue of the European Journal of Development Research

Read more: New Issue of the European Journal of Development Research
15 Dec 2014

The December 2014 issue of the EJDR is out. This issue includes open access to an article on the EU and donor coordination in Tanzania and Zambia

EADI Website Relaunch

Read more: EADI Website Relaunch
15 Dec 2014

Today, eadi.org has a new look. On a desktop, on a tablet, on a phone, we have worked to make the site easier to navigate and read as well as richer in terms of content and design.

6ème Conférence européenne des études africaines

Read more: 6ème Conférence européenne des études africaines
15 Dec 2014

Après Lisbonne en 2013, la sixième conférence européenne des études africaines (ECAS-6) aura lieu à Paris du 8 au 10 Juillet 2015, dans les locaux de l’université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne.

Transition Experience 2.0: A New Way to Close the Gap between the Central European Human Rights and Development Policies

Read more: Transition Experience 2.0: A New Way to Close the Gap between the Central European Human Rights and Development Policies (external link)
15 Dec 2014

Institute of International Relations (IIR); Author: Ondřej Horký-Hlucháň

The application of Transition Experience 2.0 can mobilise the limited foreign aid resources by enlarging the scope of the supported human rights groups abroad to social and environmental movements as well as by applying the rights-based approach to their development cooperation programmes and emphasizing their political dimension. Further impacts can be achieved by coordinating strategies and applying one public diplomacy brand to human rights and development policies without merging them and by using Transition Experience 2.0 as a starting point for a serious discussion on policy coherence for development.

IDI Working Papers

Read more: IDI Working Papers (external link)
11 Dec 2014

The IDI Working Paper series is an intellectual space open to researchers from the King’s Global Institutes and beyond, to share preliminary research findings and proposed new methodologies and frameworks. IDI Working Papers publish research within the IDI's broad interests.

Chance2Sustain Policy Brief

Read more: Chance2Sustain Policy Brief
09 Dec 2014

In this policy brief Isa Baud and fellow Chance2Sustain researchers explore "city visions on urban development portraying idealized situations as goals for the future" and the maps that are used to promote them.

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