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Sustainable Development Goals

February 7, 2019
A group of school - children dressed in red school uniforms - pose for the camera, holding up placards with sustainable development goal number 4.
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Populist Nationalism Threatens Progress on Sustainable Development Goals

The UN, civil society, philanthropy, private sector, and government partners have the opportunity to assess progress toward the Sustainable Development Goals on the sidelines of the 2018 UN General Assembly.

September 18, 2018
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InterAction Community Feedback on USAID’s New Local Capacity Development Policy

The InterAction community appreciated the opportunity to provide feedback on USAID’s new Local Capacity Development Policy. We commend the acknowledgment…

February 25, 2022
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Models for Empowering Youth Voices in Sustainable Development

Nearly half of the global population is under age 30, 89% of whom live in developing or emerging economies.

August 11, 2021
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Decarbonizing Relief and Development Work

Over the past year, commitments made by corporations to achieve net-zero emissions have nearly doubled. In 2019 alone, 90% of S&P 500 companies have published greenhouse gas emissions reduction targets and…

April 29, 2021
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Celebrating Women’s Impact on Development and Humanitarian Aid

In the midst of great societal change and unrest, many questions regarding the very fabric of institutions are being asked…

March 29, 2021
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3 Key Development Finance Trends to Watch

With the adoption of the sustainable development goals, a narrative emerged around the need to move from billions to trillions of dollars of financing and that private capital would be key to getting there.

January 23, 2019
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The Need for More Nonprofit Voices in Innovative Finance for Development

Nonprofits have been working in the development context for decades and possess knowledge and skills that are critical to ensuring people are truly reaping the rewards of increased investment in their communities.

February 23, 2018
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Reckoning international social development as a discipline

As a discipline, diversity in problem solving with regard to local problems needs to be given more space to thrive.

February 20, 2018
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As the Pandemic Continues, We Cannot Backtrack on Accessibility

This year, the International Day of Persons with Disabilities will be commemorated throughout the week of November 30 –  December…

December 3, 2021