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Are disasters catastrophic events that cause extensive damage or loss of life? Not exactly. Here’s what they are, and how to build development projects to withstand them.
Multi-stakeholder initiatives: Is this a time for collective governance?
When it comes to peacekeeping missions, engineers are often the last to deploy. They should be the first. Here’s why.
The world’s poorest and most vulnerable populations are the most dependent on public goods and services. They feel the brunt of waste and corruption in public procurement more than anyone else. Here’s how we can contribute to making it better.
A lack of local skills can ultimately doom a development project before it even starts. Here's how we can address it.
Almost weekly, we read of damage and loss of life attributed to cyclones, earthquakes and floods. But what do we learn from these events?
Prison infrastructure often hinders the dignified treatment of prisoners. But it doesn’t have to.