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As Colombia edges towards peace, longstanding issues of poverty and rural development must be faced if it is to last.
New York clings firmly to its system of rent control, but London's housing market has changed too much to re-introduce them.
Integrating local schemes into research and policy processes could lead to improved indicators for nutrition, food security and incomes.
Two new reports from the NAO offer a telling reminder that within the financial services sector, crime forms part of normal business practice.
Rather than trying to play catch-up, African pharmaceutical companies need manufacturing systems which meet users' needs both quickly and cheaply.
Bangladesh has some of the world's leading climate change experts, but to try to head off its disastrous effects they're forced to connive in tales of refugees.
Decision-makers have a clear choice: an expensive, foreign-controlled approach, or a community-owned solution that relies on naturally occurring predators.
Rather than tradition versus progress, a community-owned solutions approach is about control and who decides which practices should be supported.
As the UK government delivers its spending plans for the next five years, a number of controversial cuts are on the cards.
To prevent generic approaches to development that undermine existing local solutions, marginalised groups must be involved in decision-making.
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