The U.S. and Cuba seal a new development relationship with an awkward handshake, relief organizations bow out of Greece in protest over the new controversial refugee policy, and the U.N. reminds the world that there is too much tuberculosis and not enough water.

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  • Michael Igoe

    Michael Igoe is a Senior Reporter with Devex, based in Washington, D.C. He covers U.S. foreign aid, global health, climate change, and development finance. Prior to joining Devex, Michael researched water management and climate change adaptation in post-Soviet Central Asia, where he also wrote for EurasiaNet. Michael earned his bachelor's degree from Bowdoin College, where he majored in Russian, and his master’s degree from the University of Montana, where he studied international conservation and development.