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Is aid the solution to European migrant crisis?

There is an increase in migratory pressure to Europe which could be easily handled by the 28 if they could get their act together as a group

There is an increase in migratory pressure to Europe which could be easily handled by the 28 if they could get their act together as a group

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African Development Forum in Morocco

The African economy is gearing up a notch, and now as the continent has to work together to make the most of it, Morocco is positioning itself as a

The African economy is gearing up a notch, and now as the continent has to work together to make the most of it, Morocco is positioning itself as a

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UN Gaza agency forced to suspend aid to refugees

A shortfall in funding has forced the UN agency in Gaza (UNWRA) to suspend aid to tens of thousands of Palestinians for repairs to homes damaged in

A shortfall in funding has forced the UN agency in Gaza (UNWRA) to suspend aid to tens of thousands of Palestinians for repairs to homes damaged in

Europe

UN COP19 Climate Change Conference in Warsaw

As evidence grows suggesting that global warming is accelerating, more climate change talks take place in Warsaw. Negotiators are still poles

As evidence grows suggesting that global warming is accelerating, more climate change talks take place in Warsaw. Negotiators are still poles

Europe

EU pledges 650 million euros in 'New Deal' for Somalia

The EU has pledged 650 million euros in what is being hailed as a ‘New Deal’ for Somalia. The money will be used to support the country’s new

The EU has pledged 650 million euros in what is being hailed as a ‘New Deal’ for Somalia. The money will be used to support the country’s new

Culture

Still too many children not getting an education

This edition of Learning World looks at the UN’s Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) which include getting all the world’s primary aged children into

This edition of Learning World looks at the UN’s Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) which include getting all the world’s primary aged children into

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UKIP MEP unrepentant about ‘Bongo Bongo Land’ comment

A eurosceptic British Member of the European Parliament has defended a comment he made about foreign aid being sent to “Bongo Bongo Land”. Godfrey

A eurosceptic British Member of the European Parliament has defended a comment he made about foreign aid being sent to “Bongo Bongo Land”. Godfrey

Europe

EU regions at risk over budget squabble

The EU’s poorest regions could be the biggest losers at this week’s budget summit as member states look to agree upon how much to spend on Europe

The EU’s poorest regions could be the biggest losers at this week’s budget summit as member states look to agree upon how much to spend on Europe

Europe

EU Development Days open with focus on hunger in Africa

This year’s opening of the European Development Days coincides with World Food Day – an occasion to remind us that around one billion people face

This year’s opening of the European Development Days coincides with World Food Day – an occasion to remind us that around one billion people face

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Donors promise 13 billion euros aid to Afghanistan

The equivalent of about 13 billion euros in development aid has been pledged to secure the peace in Afghanistan. Representatives from around 80

The equivalent of about 13 billion euros in development aid has been pledged to secure the peace in Afghanistan. Representatives from around 80

Europe

EU development aid falls

After a decade of steady increases, EU development aid fell for the first time last year, latest figures from the OECD show. Collectively, the

After a decade of steady increases, EU development aid fell for the first time last year, latest figures from the OECD show. Collectively, the

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Royal couple make first official outing

A relaxed and smiling Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have appeared at their first official engagement as a married couple. Prince William and Kate

A relaxed and smiling Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have appeared at their first official engagement as a married couple. Prince William and Kate

Environment

Was Hurricane Katrina a turning point for the US?

These are some of the questions you asked Craig Calhoun: 1- Did the US respond adequately to Haiti’s earthquake? 2- Was Hurricane Katrina a turning

These are some of the questions you asked Craig Calhoun: 1- Did the US respond adequately to Haiti’s earthquake? 2- Was Hurricane Katrina a turning

Europe

Gates on aid drive in Europe

Philanthropist and Microsoft founder Bill Gates has been urging the European Union and its member governments to sustain foreign aid in their

Philanthropist and Microsoft founder Bill Gates has been urging the European Union and its member governments to sustain foreign aid in their

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Mali: women taking control of their future

What started out twenty years ago as a grassroots movement to collect rubbish in the villages of Mali has turned into a successful NGO helping women

What started out twenty years ago as a grassroots movement to collect rubbish in the villages of Mali has turned into a successful NGO helping women

Europe

Efficient and innovative Development Aid

Reducing extreme poverty and hunger, guaranteeing primary education for all and fighting disease are just some of the aims of the international

Reducing extreme poverty and hunger, guaranteeing primary education for all and fighting disease are just some of the aims of the international

Europe

Climate Change and Development: what global response?

Two year ago, Rajendra Kuma Pachauri received the nobel peace prize alongside Al Gore for his work at the head of the international group of experts

Two year ago, Rajendra Kuma Pachauri received the nobel peace prize alongside Al Gore for his work at the head of the international group of experts

Europe

Poor coordination wastes aid billions

Up to six billion euros is wasted per year in development aid given to other countries by the European Union; the EU aid Commissioner called the

Up to six billion euros is wasted per year in development aid given to other countries by the European Union; the EU aid Commissioner called the

Europe

Focus on Millenium Development Goals

European development aid, and how documentary films are bringing the Millenium Goals to the public’s attention. Behind the scenes at a new

European development aid, and how documentary films are bringing the Millenium Goals to the public’s attention. Behind the scenes at a new

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Tackling security in Guinee Bissau

Guinee Bissau. This small country in West Africa is one of the world’s poorest and, in recent times, among the least stable. In less than three years

Guinee Bissau. This small country in West Africa is one of the world’s poorest and, in recent times, among the least stable. In less than three years

Europe

EU aids Pakistan

Pakistan has asked the European Union for help against poverty, extremism and terrorism. At a first EU-Pakistan summit, held in Brussels, visiting

Pakistan has asked the European Union for help against poverty, extremism and terrorism. At a first EU-Pakistan summit, held in Brussels, visiting

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Latvians brace for tough times as austerity bites

These are lean times in Latvia. People in the Baltic state are being asked to tighten their belts after the parliament approved deep public spending

These are lean times in Latvia. People in the Baltic state are being asked to tighten their belts after the parliament approved deep public spending