by Beenish Ahmed Posted on July 6, 2015
“This is the first convincing study showing that education can be a very powerful form of prevention for HIV," Karen Grépin, a health policy researcher, said.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on April 15, 2015
"I think we should always be in the business of enacting change in how we do our work as well as in the world," Allison Morris, who directs corporate partnerships at Mercy Corps said.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on February 20, 2015
"For me, I see that the artist is the conscience of a society."
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on February 19, 2015
“Terrorism is not just job-seeking by another name. It’s driven by deep-seated problems and personal frustrations in that society," Keith Proctor, a policy researcher with the development organization Mercy Corps said.
by Annie Malknecht Posted on August 18, 2014
In the fight against crushing poverty, many are focusing on how far some countries are from the goal. Instead, here's how far some have come.
by Will Freeman Posted on July 30, 2014
A leaked World Bank document says the organization is planning to gut crucial safeguards created to protect indigenous peoples and the environment.
by Katie Valentine Posted on December 10, 2013
The ADB will loan Pakistan $900 million to construct the new coal plant.
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 30, 2013
Hundreds of millions across the globe struggling to rise out of poverty are at "high" or "extreme" climate risk, according to a new report.
by Katie Valentine Posted on October 17, 2013
Extreme weather events, especially drought, can push already-impoverished populations further into poverty.
by Jessica Goad - Guest Contributor Posted on July 30, 2013
Report: public lands and waters create 372,000 jobs and $45 billion in economic development.