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World Bank OKs $3.6M grant for maternal health programs in 4 Philippine provinces
EU, UN Women reaffirm partnership to support gender equality, women’s empowerment
Under new 5-year development plan, Mongolia to receive $434M in ADB loans, technical assistance
Brazil partners with Gates Foundation to develop solutions for ‘pressing global health issues’
World Bank report says inadequate sanitation costs 18 African countries $5.5B in annual economic losses
Report: UK ‘too focused on open data,’ needs to expand national commitments for comprehensive open governance model
DfID-owned subsidiary accused of ‘allowing’ money laundering in Nigeria
WFP secures $4.8M Canadian aid for Djibouti logistic hub construction
Did Malawi president’s attitude toward foreign aid contribute to his death?
Security worsens as Sudan brands South Sudan ‘an enemy’
Given frequent droughts, is sustainable agriculture possible in the Sahel?
An open letter to David Cameron: Suggestions for post-2015 goals
Alex Evans asks, what will be the new high-level panel on post-2015 agenda be remembered for?
Focusing post-2015 agenda on inequality, fragile states is wrong
Will Bahrain enforce ‘complete military lockdown’ to ensure protests wouldn’t disrupt F1 Grand Prix?
HelpAge International wins Hilton Humanitarian Award
Helen Clark: ‘Resilience-focused approaches offer opportunities to build development from bottom up’
Rajiv Shah’s three ‘critical opportunities’ to fight poverty, spur economic growth
Humanitarian aid needed in Sudan, South Sudan — HART
UN to appeal for more funding for Yemen humanitarian response plan
Lutheran World Relief launches $1.5M resilience project in Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger
Aid, like drugs in Malawi
Bloomberg to US: Abolish the veto at the Security Council
Corporate Accountability International criticizes World Bank’s funding of water privatization
CARE seeks $33M to assist 1M people in Sahel
MSF defers new non-emergency activities in Somalia pending release of kidnapped employees
Now accepting: Applicants to implement USAID-funded agricultural capacity building program
More fears of rich countries plan to narrow UNCTAD’s mandate emerge
Sonia Paul: ‘Are online tools the future of disaster relief?’
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