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You wouldn’t know it from US media, but the fourth largest country just went to the polls. Frances Seymour on Indonesia and the stakes for forest conservation.
Which donors are best at delivering aid? Nancy Birdsall and Homi Kharas update their assessment of ODA. Use our spider charts to check your agency’s scores.
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A new report on data for African development diagnoses shortcomings in African statistical systems and finds that donors are part of the problem.
Didn’t get enough of the fireworks this weekend? Here are the flashpoints to watch for as Congress debates FY15 foreign affairs spending.
Bill Savedoff urges vigilance as Big Tobacco markets e-cigarettes as a healthful alternative to smoking.
It's about more than emissions. Owen Barder and Petra Krylova show how the EU can do better on fisheries, biodiversity, and global ecosystems.
In Africa, islands of high productivity exist in a sea of meager productivity. Alan Gelb and Vij Ramachandran examine why.
Victoria Fan and co-authors analyze letters to the editor of The Lancet and discover worrisome holes in the peer review of the journal’s social science research.
The US State Department’s dashboard now tracks 96 percent of America’s foreign assistance. Sarah Rose tells what took so long and offers tips for improvement.