After months of uncertainty, the Global Partnership for Education's board has opted to keep the organization as a trust fund of the World Bank, but under new terms.
"To bring about radical change, sometimes you have to be audacious ... Yet too often, the really big ideas just don’t get the backing they need," writes philanthropist and businessman Richard Branson.
With the backing of the U.K.'s development finance institution, Marcia Ashong and Tamsin Jones began teaching women in Africa how to get "boardroom-ready." Now, other DFIs want to get in on the act.
"We are facing the most important COP since Paris," says Jens Mattias Clausen, climate change adviser at Greenpeace Nordic.
Devex analyzes the Inter-American Development Bank's top consultant contractors over the past two years.
Against the backdrop of one of the world’s longest civil wars, thousands of Burmese women and girls have been trafficked and forced to marry men in China, according to a new study.
It's a university without a traditional campus, and perhaps the most obscure of U.N. bodies.
Devex visited the U.N. University to find out more about the quiet think tank powering sustainable development studies.
Despite rising humanitarian needs, the World Food Programme's Adnan Khan says they are able to do more with less if money is provided early.
"The American approach ... moves countries from being recipients, to partners, to fellow donors," Mark Green said at the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition on Wednesday.
The looming weather phenomenon could cause widespread flooding and drought across several regions and increase the likelihood of humanitarian assistance needs.