Gabriella Jóźwiak is an award-winning journalist based in London. Her work on issues and policies affecting children and young people in developing countries and the U.K. has been published in national newspapers and magazines. Having worked in-house for domestic and international development charities, Jóźwiak has a keen interest in organizational development, and has worked as a journalist in several countries across West Africa and South America.
In 2013, Barclays, GlaxoSmithKline, and CARE International embarked on a collaboration to bring affordable health care to rural Zambia. Devex takes a look inside the partnership and the lessons learned about what made it work.
Simon Bishop, former special political adviser to the United Kingdom Secretary of State for International Development, is settling into his new role as a director at Plan International U.K. He spoke to Devex about U.K. aid policy and his vision for Plan.
Forty million new health and social care jobs must be created by 2030 to achieve universal health coverage. At the same time, global youth unemployment has reached 71 million. Could the two problems be used to solve each other?
Faced with rising xenophobia and increased numbers of migrants heading to the West, these traditionally international organizations are scaling operations in places traditional global development organizations don't typically tread.
The Maldives left the Commonwealth in late November, forfeiting development assistance and representation in the G-20, but the Maldives' government claims the assistance wasn't much help for the issues they're facing.
With populations in developing countries set to rise and health needs changing, health markets must adapt and find new, sustainable models to meet this increased and different demand. Devex heard from leaders across sectors about how domestic funding is an important part of the solution.
Delivering economic empowerment and financial inclusion to people in underdeveloped countries could fuel improvements across development goals. But there is no one-size-fits-all solution for this potential cure-all. Devex speaks to Eileen Hoffman, director of the economic growth and trade practice at Chemonics, about what development practitioners should focus on in projects to deliver economic empowerment.