How can the ecosystem of development evolve? Looking ahead to the World Humanitarian Summit in May, global development leaders share their hopes for successful outcomes.
With $120 million in new funding for family planning on the table, Devex has learned that the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is prioritizing support for "method mix" and enabling social marketing organizations to reach more women and girls across the globe.
How will the funding announced at the Syria donors conference in London help support a renewed call for the protection of civilians? USAID's assistant administrator Paige Alexander and acting assistant administrator Thomas Staal weigh in on the agency's contribution in this guest column.
If we are reaching a tipping point of cash, commitment and moral cause to expand energy access in Africa, should we now expect to see substantial progress? In this guest column, Tony Blair Africa Governance Initiative's Pierrick Judeaux discusses the Power Africa Roadmap, potential obstacles ahead and ways to overcome them.
The sustainability of global food supplies will require collective action among the world's largest food producers. Devex profiles Jason Clay, executive director of the World Wildlife Fund's Markets Institute, who is working to shape the dialogue between those companies.
Shari Berenbach, the late leader of the U.S. African Development Foundation, is remembered by her colleagues for championing entrepreneurs, not just their ideas.
As global health profiles change, even the world's biggest companies cannot reach all those in need of affordable medicine. Hear more in this video interview with Rebecca Stevens, head of Access Partnerships at Novartis.
After the opening week of peace talks aimed at ending the war in Syria were suspended only three days after they began, Devex shares a recent call from humanitarian organizations to stop the suffering and place pressure on all parties to end the blockade on urgently needed humanitarian assistance.
How can aid workers navigate a country notorious for detaining and expelling foreigners? Here are five tips to keep in mind.
The truly visionary disruptors see the next generation of opportunities in high-need economies — as well as the chance to change lives, writes Jeri Jensen, founder of Business Driven Development, in this op-ed.