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Breakdown of U.N. Sustainable Development Goals

Breakdown of U.N. Sustainable Development Goals | IBDevelopment | Scoop.it
The new goals are meant to apply to every country, giving them a broader reach than a set of goals adopted in 2000, which were aimed mainly at developing countries.
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A discussion of the replacement for the Millennium Development Goals

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Happy Planet Index

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The Happy Planet Index (HPI) is the leading global measure of sustainable well-being. The HPI measures what matters: the extent to which countries deliver long, happy, sustainable lives for the people that live in them.
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International Organizations - 6.3 WTO, IMF, World Bank - YouTube

World Trade Organizations, International Monetary Fund, World Bank
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The Plaid Avenger: you can't sleep through his lectures.

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Why the world needs a new way to tackle poverty

Why the world needs a new way to tackle poverty | IBDevelopment | Scoop.it
Can development become smarter, more equitable and more in tune with the shifting distribution of wealth between traditionally rich countries and emerging economies? I am convinced that it can. How countries work together on development issues is not only a question of official development assistance (ODA) – what we traditionally call “aid” – although it… 
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Top 10 Highly Developed Countries 2013 - YouTube

Top 10 Highly Developed Countries 2013 Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/WorldTop10s Twitter: https://twitter.com/WorldTop10s Google +: https://plus.google.c...
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Unit 4 Macro: Mauritania in search of growth and stability

Unit 4 Macro: Mauritania in search of growth and stability | IBDevelopment | Scoop.it
If you are searching for a vivid example of a country experiencing primary product dependency have a look at this short video report from the Financial Times. The lower middle income west African country is trying to modernise their economy but remains deeply at risk from outside external shocks including over-dependency.
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Does democracy stifle economic growth?

Does democracy stifle economic growth? | IBDevelopment | Scoop.it
Economist Yasheng Huang compares China to India, and asks how China's authoritarian rule contributed to its astonishing economic growth -- leading to a big question: Is democracy actually holding India back? Huang's answer may surprise you.
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Make Poverty History - Drop The Dept - YouTube

'Hole in the Bucket' a film by Anthony Minghella originally for the Drop the Debt campaign. The world's poorest countries give back more in debt repayments t...
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Achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDG) PSA - English - YouTube

A 7-minute video outlining the United Nations' Millennium Development Goal (MDG) campaign and steps that anyone can use to achieve these important goals. For...
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New insights on poverty

New insights on poverty | IBDevelopment | Scoop.it
Researcher Hans Rosling uses his cool data tools to show how countries are pulling themselves out of poverty. He demos Dollar Street, comparing households of varying income levels worldwide. Then he does something really amazing.
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The mystery we call development | Penang Monthly

The mystery we call development | Penang Monthly | IBDevelopment | Scoop.it
We speak to Under-Secretary-General of the UN and rector of United Nations University David Malone about the intricacies of development.
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Is corruption good for development? Read on, maybe it is...

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Realsociology » Blog Archive » A summary and criticism of Dambisa Moyo’s assertions in Dead Aid

Realsociology » Blog Archive » A summary and criticism of Dambisa Moyo’s assertions in Dead Aid | IBDevelopment | Scoop.it
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Don't Panic The Truth About Population - YouTube

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The best population video ever! 

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How to Make A Difference in Africa' Documentary :: AfriKids

How to Make A Difference in Africa' Documentary :: AfriKids | IBDevelopment | Scoop.it
‘How to Make a Difference in Africa’ was produced by Storyhouse Films with BAFTA and Emmy award-winning journalist, Sorious Samura
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NZ Ranked World’s Most Socially Advanced Country | Scoop News

NZ Ranked World’s Most Socially Advanced Country | Scoop News | IBDevelopment | Scoop.it
New Zealand is the most socially advanced nation in the world according to a major new global index published today by US-based nonprofit, the Social Progress Imperative, and released at the 2014 Skoll World Forum on Social Entrepreneurship. New Zealand ...
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Nice work if you can get out

Nice work if you can get out | IBDevelopment | Scoop.it
FOR most of human history rich people had the most leisure. In “Downton Abbey”, a drama about the British upper classes of the early 20th century, one aloof...
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Drop the Debt - ten years on - YouTube

http://www.journeytojustice.org Ten years after 70,000 people formed a human chain around the G8 meetings in Birmingham, the fight for justice for indebted p...
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Dambisa Moyo & Alison Evans 1 - YouTube

Dambisa Moyo says that the West is wasting their money on giving us aid. What is YOUR opinion ? Dambisa's new book, DEAD AID, is already essential reading an...
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ISSUE: Trade Justice - why world trade rules need to change - YouTube

A short animated clip on world trade and why things need to change. For more information about Trade Aid, visit: www.tradeaid.org.nz
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