Will the development business be out of business by 2040?

David de Ferranti, former vice president at the World Bank and founder and CEO of the Results for Development Institute, shares his thoughts on the future of the development sector.

About the author

  • Sophie Edwards

    Sophie Edwards is a Reporter for Devex based in London covering global development news including global education, water and sanitation, innovative financing, the environment along with other topics. She has previously worked for NGOs, the World Bank and spent a number of years as a journalist for a regional newspaper in the U.K. She has an MA from the Institute of Development Studies and a BA from Cambridge University.