At the food security community’s annual meeting, the compounding effects of climate change and fragility on the world’s ability to feed a growing population with a nutritious diet were the focus.
Devex speaks with CDC to learn more about how a new approach to investing is helping the DFI push for more market-shaping impact.
The World Bank-IMF Annual Meetings eschewed celebrity appearances and big ticket initiatives in favor of a back-to-basics approach and a focus on country-based operations.
The Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo is still a public health emergency — despite a decline in reported cases, the World Health Organization announced on Friday. Some global health experts remain skeptical the declaration will generate the necessary funding for the response.
IDA replenishment, accountability, fragile states — journalists Michael Igoe and Sophie Edwards give a look inside the key issues that emerged during this year's World Bank Annual Meetings.
The world's largest education donor is calling on countries to focus their efforts around a new, simpler goal — to halve the number of 10-year-old children unable to read a simple sentence by 2030.
Tanzania has yet to cross-check its suspected Ebola cases in a reference laboratory, WHO's Dr. Michel Yao said on Friday, although no additional suspected cases have been reported.
There's now a robust pipeline of tools aiming to diagnose, prevent, and treat tuberculosis, according to the latest WHO Global TB report. But it will require huge amounts of funding and assurances of affordability for those who need it, experts told Devex.
The emergency response situation in northeast Syria is changing daily for INGOs such as Save the Children, following a new wave of conflict that has displaced more than 150,000 people in one week.