Adva Saldinger is an Associate Editor at Devex, where she covers the intersection of business and international development, as well as U.S. foreign aid policy. From partnerships to trade and social entrepreneurship to impact investing, Adva explores the role the private sector and private capital play in development. A journalist with more than 10 years of experience, she has worked at several newspapers in the U.S. and lived in both Ghana and South Africa.
In development, there’s a growing emphasis on scale, though sometimes in the hype about growth, the details of how to do it effectively can get lost. Here's what several development experts think is key.
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