This article from leading think-tank, Brookings Institution is a recommended read. Check it out!
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This September, the United Nations will commit to the new Sustainable Development Goals, which will succeed the Millennium Development Goals. The SDGs outline a new and ambitious worldwide effort to reduce poverty and hunger, improve health, enable equality, protect the planet and much more. 55 more words
In the past decade, there has been a shift from the old paradigm that International Development should only be aimed at promoting economic growth. According to Jeffrey Sachs in the Age of Sustainable Development there is now increased focus on development by promoting Social Inclusion, Environmental Sustainability and Good governance. 610 more words