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Professionals features posts of interest to those either working and/or studying in international development, or health and human development. Posts will tackle serious issues that have a significant impact on professionals, or the field in general.

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4th Industrial Revolution

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Post-Wealthism: Exploring the Political Economy of ‘Post-Wealthism’

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The Power of the Word: African Blogging and Books

By David South, Development Challenges, South-South Solutions SOUTH-SOUTH CASE STUDY “Culture is not a luxury … Culture is the spiritual backbone of society”: with these words Jan Kees van de Werk, the Dutch poet and long-standing advocate of African literature, summed up the importance of culture to Africa’s development. Two trends could significantly alter the prospects […]

‘Jacked! | The Taking of the American Order

“We will be asking: is bribery business as usual at the UN?”, US Attorney Preet Bharara, October 2015 “If proven, today’s charges will confirm that the cancer of corruption that plagues too many local and state governments infects the United Nations as well.”, US Attorney Preet Bharara, October 2015 “Corruption at any level of government undermines the […]

2009: Development Challenges, South-South Solutions

2009 ISSN 2227-3905 December Southern Art Hubs Grab Attention for Creative EconomyDevelopment Challenges: Regeneration – of poor neighbourhoods, districts, even whole countries after a conflict – is both a challenge and a key to transforming lives. One approach that has a track record is turning to artists and creative people to re-imagine a neighbourhood or country’s […]

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