Last week Bill Easterly told Devex we shouldn't expect too much from the sustainable development goals. This week at the World Bank, Jeffrey Sachs explained why we should put "a lot of hope" in the SDGs.

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  • Jeff Tyson

    Jeff is a former global development reporter for Devex. Based in Washington, D.C., he covers multilateral affairs, U.S. aid, and international development trends. He has worked with human rights organizations in both Senegal and the U.S., and prior to joining Devex worked as a production assistant at National Public Radio. He holds a master's degree in journalism from Columbia University and a bachelor’s degree in international relations and French from the University of Rochester.