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International development experts share their ideas on how wealthy countries can promote prosperity in developing countries. Follow at

May 27, 2016

A billion premature deaths this century – that’s the estimated toll of smoking. One solution is to encourage smokers to switch to less harmful nicotine delivery systems, like e-cigarettes. But does switching our focus to harm reduction mean letting go of the “endgame” – a completely...

May 17, 2016

More people are in need and for longer; that’s the global humanitarian crisis in a nutshell. Just before the World Humanitarian Summit, World Bank president Jim Yong Kim and the IRC's David Miliband discuss the blurring of the line between development and humanitarian response.

May 5, 2016

With millions of people displaced, governments and institutions are shifting their focus from traditional humanitarian relief to more sustainable ways to help. Helen Clark discusses how "emergency development" will shape the future of the UNDP.