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Q&A: How 100RC is helping cities take resilience seriously

Content by: Devex What do Boulder, Colorado, and Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, have in common? They are both part of the 100 Resilient Cities network, a selection of cities drawn from thousands of applicants, whose leaders have committed to making ...

Q&A with the head of Google.org: Taking big bets on bold ideas

Content by: Devex “Hey geniuses — instead of just inventing the next pizza delivery app, let’s go finally eradicate polio,” says Jacquelline Fuller, president of Google.org. Speaking the languages of both Silicon Valley and global development, the ...

Trump's international climate budget: 'We're not spending money on that anymore'

Content by: Devex President Donald Trump’s draft budget, released Thursday morning, took direct aim at U.S. support for international climate change action, including withdrawing support for the United Nations’ Green Climate Fund, ending U.S.

IFC still failing to track impact of investments on local communities, reports say

Content by: Devex The World Bank's private sector lending arm continues to put profit first and to inadequately monitor projects that could pose social and environmental risks to local communities, according to two new reports, including one by ...


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