In lieu of a tune, I am posting the video below titled “The Story of Nairobi.” Why, you ask? Because it showcases amazing talent and Kenya turns 50 today. 8 more words
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It’s time to look beyond the 2015 deadline for achieving the UN Millennium Development Goals.
As priorities are redefined, the question of how philanthropic organisations can contribute to the advancement of the post-2015 agenda becomes an increasingly pressing issue. 28 more words
The money follows the goals and governments follow the money. Post-2015: we must get it right this time
By Lisa Hallgarten, RHM Online Editor
With only months in hand, discussions about the shape of the post-2015 development goals are in full flow. Our inboxes and social media feeds are full of responses to consultations and invitations to meetings, calls to prioritise specific areas of work and sectors, analysis of the process so far and more. 694 more words
Corruption is a barrier to achieving universally accepted development goals, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Monday, while calling on governments, the private sector and civil society to take a collective stand against this social, political and economic disease affecting all countries. 482 more words