In the News

The most up-to-date information on development and development-related issues from around the globe.
Sourced from media outlets worldwide.

Africa Urged to Use Multilateral Approach to Achieve Sustainable Development
http://www.ipsnews.net/2013/12/africa-urged-use-multilateral-approach-achieve-sustainable-development/

Africa Battles To Access Climate Change Funds
http://www.radiovop.com/index.php/africans-news/10511-africa-battles-to-access-climate-change-funds.html

US State Department issues fact sheet on US-Vietnam comprehensive partnership
http://english.vietnamnet.vn/fms/government/91877/us-state-department-issues-fact-sheet-on-us-vietnam-comprehensive-partnership.html

Forget development goals. Focus on community empowerment
http://www.eco-business.com/opinion/forget-development-goals-focus-community-empowerment/

Australian aid groups look at stripped back future
http://www.radioaustralia.net.au/international/radio/program/pacific-beat/australian-aid-groups-look-at-stripped-back-funding-future/1245720

The risk of disaster-induced displacement – South Pacific states
http://reliefweb.int/report/world/technical-paper-risk-disaster-induced-displacement-south-pacific-island-states

MSG Visit To West Papua A Diplomatic Minefield
http://pidp.eastwestcenter.org/pireport/2014/January/01-13-cm.htm

Africa: Climate Change and Sustainable Development in Africa

http://allafrica.com/stories/201312030183.html

How Africa’s researchers are solving Africa’s health problems

http://www.theguardian.com/global-development-professionals-network/2013/dec/02/african-researchers-solve-health-problems

Helping to Reduce Poverty

http://www.phnompenhpost.com/analysis-and-op-ed/helping-reduce-poverty

Approaching disasters and climate change from a development perspective
http://www.islandsbusiness.com/news/fiji/3281/approaching-disasters-and-climate-change-from-a-de/

Africa: Linking Jobs, Poverty Reduction, Sustainable Development Vital for Post-2015 Agenda – UN Officials
http://allafrica.com/stories/201311110929.html

UN Planning for Sustainable Development
http://www.probonoaustralia.com.au/news/2013/10/un-planning-sustainable-development#

Vanuatu commits to strengthening climate change and disaster risk governance
http://thejetnewspaper.com/2013/09/25/vanuatu-commits-to-strengthening-climate-change-and-disaster-risk-governance/

Vietnam sees 20.7 percent drop in poverty levels
http://english.vietnamnet.vn/fms/society/85064/vietnam-sees-20-7-percent-drop-in-poverty-levels.html

2030Now: Time to redefine development
http://www.rappler.com/move-ph/39697-2030now-time-to-redefine-development

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