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It's an idea that is now spreading around on Twitter in the global development community. Maybe the reason President Donald Trump called El Salvador,... [Read More]
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Across Twitter, people in the development community were outraged that so few women were named on the list. [Read More]
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Pope Francis has some surprising things to say about the state of the world. On Monday, Pope Francis delivered his annual address to his... [Read More]
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After reading our story on "Kenya time," readers shared the rules of punctuality in their countries, from Jamaica to Vietnam. [Read More]
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Since 2015, Tariq Khokhar, a data scientist, has been compiling an annual list of top charts from the World Bank. It's a mix of the... [Read More]
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We profiled some extraordinary women on Goats and Soda this year. They did not let poverty, war or prejudice keep them from pursuing their goals. [Read More]
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and made the singer seem like a savior. But now there's a backlash to all the haters... [Read More]
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From the 455 global health and development stories we posted on our blog in 2017, here are the top 10, ranked by pageviews. [Read More]
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An official with the international aid group CARE talks about the ongoing humanitarian disaster — and what to expect in the months ahead. [Read More]
Twesigye Jackson Kaguri, the founder of an HIV/AIDS nonprofit in Uganda, thinks World AIDS Day could be bigger and better. [Read More]
You may think it's a noble idea to photograph yourself helping poor children in a faraway country. A new campaign has a different perspective. [Read More]
A group of legal professionals is crossing the island trying to help. Meanwhithe agency says it's is finding "innovative and creative ways" to reach people... [Read More]
After Hurricane Maria, a skeleton crew of artisans and sellers keep showing up in the city. They're driven by force of habit, tradition and a... [Read More]
If you live on $1.90 a day or less, the World Bank says you are extremely poor. Two new poverty lines offer a way to... [Read More]
If Karian Batista had $100, she would buy food. "I don't have enough for the kids," she says. Distributing cash, a growing trend in aid,... [Read More]
Facing an uncertain future and dim prospects of financial relief, small businesses get support and strength from each other. [Read More]
We received 151 responses — most of them drawn from the headlines. [Read More]
Which global problem keeps you up at night? That's what we asked Amina J. Mohammed, the deputy secretary-general of the United Nations at the... [Read More]
In a meeting with African leaders last week, Trump made a remark that sparked controversy — and kudos. [Read More]
Tens of thousands of the customized candies were handed out at this week's U.N. General Assembly, printed with reminders about fighting poverty, climate change and... [Read More]
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