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Ahead of the UN Climate Summit, a new CGD/ODI working paper draws back the curtain on funding for forests and climate change.
Amanda Glassman welcomes President Obama’s pledge to commit the US military and $500 million to fight Ebola. A letter from a Liberian official shows why.
CGD experts pitch UN General Assembly participants post-2015 development proposals on birth registration, data quality, illicit finance, and more.
Lant Pritchett says a goal of eliminating extreme poverty is too narrow-minded. He gives three reasons for including the middle class.
Could MCC’s future partnerships include regional and sub-national compacts? Sarah Rose explores the upsides and challenges.
Owen Barder and colleagues share 12 principles for Payment by Results for more effective and transparent aid.
The Pacific Alliance trade agreement is one of the few bright spots in Latin America’s integration efforts. Guillermo Perry explains.
Mead Over outlines five new steps rich countries can take now to help contain the Ebola epidemic—and minimize its economic fallout.
Donald Kaberuka ushered in a decade of progress at the African Development Bank. Todd Moss tells how to keep the momentum after his departure.
Michael Clemens shares his excitement that the draft post-2015 development goals include migration. He has ideas to make it even better.