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Where's the Money: Financial Flows to the Developing World

By Michael Jacobs

In order to provide some perspective on the shifting composition of development related financial flows over the last few decades, we assembled graphs using data from the UN Conference on Trade and Development to illustrate trends in Official Development Assistance (ODA), Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), and remittances. 319 more words

Statistically Speaking

Amores Dantescos.

El cielo comienza cuando

somos nuevos, inexpertos,

y las hormonas por cierto

nos cubren tal cual un manto.

Y sin saber cada cuánto

el tiempo purga las mañas… 22 more words

Iwami Ginzan: Omori Town of Edo Charm

As a conclusion to my Iwami Ginzan Silver Mines posts for now, I’ll conclude with Omori Town, a preserved historic neighborhood nearby Ryugenji Mabo Mine Shaft where much of the silver related trade was handled. 161 more words

Local Anecdotes

Healthy Foods For Your Teeth - Peterborough Periodontist

Just like our bodies, our teeth and gums need many essential vitamins and minerals to stay strong and healthy. In fact, to ensure proper tooth development and strength, babies, children, adults and seniors need lots of: 163 more words

Peterborough Periodontist

Iwami Ginzan: Ginzan Chaya, the little tea house in the forest

After the drive, after the museum, after the bus ride and along the hike, my friend and I were wondering how much further until we’d reach one of the tunnels of… 923 more words

Local Anecdotes

Promoting the private sector’s role in development (Originally published 04/11/11)

Official Development Assistance (ODA) from rich industrialised countries to poorer developing nations was once considered pivotal in achieving growth and development. Official north-south financial flows remain a vital factor in the combat against poverty. 657 more words

Asian Affairs

Cemal Erdem: Evde

parmak ucunda biriken kan
küçük yalnızlık uyumuna denk

o kan ki
düş bozumu rengi evlerde
koyun koyuna yatan
birbirlerinin arkasından konuşan
üzerine kül serpilen… 89 more words