Private sector concessional loans as ODA — why not?

As the movers and shakers in the global development community prepare to tackle development finance in the post-2015 agenda, the role of ODA remains in a state of flux and could be redefined to include some potentially controversial ideas, Devex learns from a top EU policy analyst.

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    In his role as Editorial Director Richard oversees content for digital series, reports and events, leading a talented team of writers and editors, conducting high-level video interviews and moderating panels at events. Previously partnerships editor and an associate editor at Devex, Richard brings to bear 15 years of experience as an editor in institutional communications, public affairs and international development. Based in Barcelona, his development experience includes stints in the Dominican Republic, Argentina and Ecuador, as well as extensive work travel in Africa and Asia.