Japan's Ibasei has installed six small turbines in Nepal, and transferred the technology, bringing light to the darkness of schoolchildrens' classrooms and their homes.
Unicef has started recruiting gamers to mine Ethereum — the second-most valuable cryptocurrency after Bitcoin — to raise money for Syrian children.
As the United States and the European Union retreat from their foreign-aid commitments, only China has the resources and the interest to assume the mantle of global development leadership.
Japanese technology and teaching is paving the way towards self-sufficiency in Africa's agricultural sector
Human development, a healthy environment, gender equality and youth were some of the issues raised at the three-day event in Tunis.
The EU will spend 3.35 billion euros in an attempt to attract 44 billion of investment in Africa
Agriculture, food security, sustainable development and the role of women — just some of the topics covered at this year’s Crans Montana Forum which was held in…
Casablanca is the economic capital of Morocco.
At a time of when countries are becoming more inward-looking, when other priorities dominate political discourse, additional funds may not be forthcoming for development cooperation.
Fifteen years after the US invasion to oust the Taliban the country remains reliant on international aid and faces a resurgent militant threat.
Kenya’s rift valley boasts a mind-blowing safari landscape.
In this edition of Learning World, we visited both northern Rwanda and southern Brazil to examine a question that faces families the world over –
Transforming agriculture from a subsistence activity into a driver of development and growth
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
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
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
Philippe Douste-Blazy is a former minister in the French government and President of UNITAID. He wants to eradicate extreme poverty and raise
As evidence grows suggesting that global warming is accelerating, more climate change talks take place in Warsaw. Negotiators are still poles
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
A eurosceptic British Member of the European Parliament has defended a comment he made about foreign aid being sent to “Bongo Bongo Land”.
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