The coming revolution in development

Ahead of his departure from USAID, Alex Thier, assistant to the administrator for policy, planning and learning, reflects on what the global development community has accomplished together in this exclusive guest commentary. What challenges still lie ahead?

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About the author

  • Alex Thier

    Alex Thier is a senior democracy fellow at Freedom House and a senior adviser at Center for Strategic and International Studies. He was a senior official in the Obama administration and executive director of the Overseas Development Institute in London.