Pages tagged by "world bank"

A little less conversation? Track II Dialogue and transboundary water governance

Foreign aid donors are increasingly investing in the good governance of freshwater resources in developing countries. One method used by many such...

Taking the pulse of Pacific health

Upcoming Asia and the Pacific Policy Society Conference.

Aid: boom or bust?

Funding volatility buffets Tuvalu.

The World Bank and China: Future prospects

The time has come (is arguably long overdue) to develop a new basis for the World Bank’s work in China. For nearly two decades, the Bank and China have...

Top thinker welcomed back

Former CEO of Universities Australia Professor Glenn Withers AO has returned to ANU as a professor of economics in the Crawford School of Public Policy.

Scoring the Millennium Development Goals

The Millennium Development Goals are both too ambitious and not ambitious enough, writes TERENCE WOOD.

Global poor to suffer worst of warming

Climate change has the potential to cause devastation to the world’s poor and could undo decades of development hard work, according to a senior executive from the World Bank.

Carbon scheme makes Australia a world leader

Australia’s carbon tax may be a political “hot potato” but on the global stage it’s marking the country out as a leader, according to an executive of the World Bank.

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