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Otaviano Canuto
September 23, 2013
In recent decades, Least Developed Countries (LDCs) have been using their natural-resources as collateral to access sources of finance for...
Otaviano Canuto
August 19, 2013
International long-term private finance to developing countries has changed dramatically in the wake of the global financial crisis.
Dougg Jimenez
July 3, 2013
Almost two months ago the announcement was made about the World Bank, IFC and partners providing grants of 1.25
Dougg Jimenez
July 2, 2013
In case you missed it, check out this video (mostly in Hindi) about the inspiring story of "Under the Mango Tree" on Awaaz entrepreneur, a feature...
Onno Ruhl
July 1, 2013
The blog below was originally posted in the "End Poverty in South Asia" blog.
Hartwig Schafer
June 26, 2013
How we support agribusiness and handicrafts sector in Upper Egypt
Dougg Jimenez
June 19, 2013
Thirty-five organizations will be awarded $800,000 by the Egypt Development Marketplace
Otaviano Canuto
June 17, 2013
Brazil’s GDP performance has been lackluster since the post-crisis rebound in 2010. Prospects for 2013 look a little better: unemployment rates...
Otaviano Canuto
June 11, 2013
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is taking a new look at Sovereign Debt Restructuring.
Otaviano Canuto
June 3, 2013
Despite tremendous progress in poverty reduction over the last two decades, poverty still persists.