Nancy Birdsall

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Name: Nancy Birdsall
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Achieving 'Resilience'

"[ F]inancial services, like clean water, sanitation, and electricity, are essential components of the prosperous life. Though an unlikely end to poverty, microfinance provides those services to the poor and it can be considered a success in the aid community. ... [Published NextBillion.net - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Getting Energy Prices Right: From Principle to Practice

July 31, 2014Video courtesy of the Center for Global DevelopmentCategories: SpeechesKeynote Speaker: Christine Lagarde , Managing Director, International Monetary FundDiscussant: Nancy Birdsall , President, Center for Global DevelopmentDiscussant: ... [Published IMF - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 2 reports

Promoting Responsible Energy Pricing

Christine Lagarde Managing Director, International Monetary Fund Center for Global Development, July 31, 2014 As prepared for delivery Good morning! I am delighted to be back at the Center for Global Development, and I would like especially to thank Nancy ... [Published Wall Street Business Network - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

The Price Is Wrong: New Report Calls for Fossil Fuel Prices that Reflect Environmental Costs

Energy prices around the world are too low — far too low.That’s the big message from a new report from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Getting Energy Prices Right: From Principle to Practice , launched today at an event at the Center for Global ... [Published WRI - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Transcript of a Press Briefing by William Murray, Adviser, Communications Department, International Monetary Fund, Washington, D.C.

MR. MURRAY: Good day. I'm William Murray of the Communication's Department at the IMF. This is one of our regular biweekly press briefings. We're embargoed until 10:30 a.m. Washington Time. That's 3:30 p.m. GMT.Before we go into questions here from the ... [Published IMF - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Waste, overlap and inefficiency still plague foreign aid programmes - report

How effective is development aid provided by foreign governments? The question has grown more pressing since the financial crisis, when donors and lenders started demanding more bang for their buck. Despite this drive for results, a new report by top ... [Published Zunia.org RSS - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

The Evolution of Foreign Aid Research: Measuring the Strengths and Weaknesses of Donors

In 2012, 149 countries around the world received more than $125 billion of Official Development Assistance (ODA). Keeping track of those disbursements is no small feat. Measuring the effectiveness of the aid requires even greater legwork. Fortunately, ... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

The Quality Official Development Assistance (QuODA): Third Edition

Editor's Note: This report is a full analysis of the third edition of the Quality of Official Development Assistance (QuODA) assessment. The full database from this assessment as well as an interactive tool is available at the  Center for Global Development ... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Jul 10 2014]
First reported May 01 2014 - Updated May 01 2014 - 1 reports

Nancy Birdsall at the 2014 Global Philanthropy Forum

On April 23, 2014, CGD president Nancy Birdsall spoke at the 2014 Global Philanthropy Forum in Silicon Valley during a session titled Ensure Sustainability: Preserving the Earths Biodiversity & Physiology. She shared how former CGD senior fellow and ... [Published Zunia.org RSS - May 01 2014]
First reported Apr 25 2014 - Updated Apr 25 2014 - 1 reports

Secondary Sources Asia: FDI and its Discontents

A roundup of economic news on Asia and emerging markets from around the Web. – FDI and its Discontents : Indonesia is the latest emerging market to reject bilateral investment treaties, which aim to protect foreign investors by curtailing sovereign ... [Published WSJ.com: Real Time Economics - Apr 25 2014]
First reported Apr 24 2014 - Updated Apr 24 2014 - 1 reports

This Week: What's In a Map?

A couple of weeks ago, a survey and resulting map was making quite the buzz. No, it wasnt the What City Should You Actually Live In survey (apparently I belong in LA, because Im sure you were wondering). This survey showed that more Americans should ... [Published Zunia.org RSS - Apr 24 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

World in a week: diplomats address rights in North Korea

Marzuki Darusman, Michael Donald Kirby and Sonja Biserko, members of the inquiry into rights the DPRK. Photograph: Cia Pak/Demotix/Corbis Good week for:Democracy, as , with voter turnout higher than in 2009.Justice, as charged with organising ethnic violence ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 18 2014]

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Achieving 'Resilience' [Published NextBillion.net - Aug 11 2014]
Getting Energy Prices Right: From Principle to ... [Published IMF - Aug 07 2014]
Promoting Responsible Energy Pricing [Published Wall Street Business Network - Aug 04 2014]
Africa: Promoting Responsible Energy Pricing [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 04 2014]
The Price Is Wrong: New Report Calls for Fossil... [Published WRI - Aug 01 2014]
Transcript of a Press Briefing by William Murra... [Published IMF - Jul 24 2014]
Waste, overlap and inefficiency still plague fo... [Published Zunia.org RSS - Jul 21 2014]
The Evolution of Foreign Aid Research: Measurin... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Jul 11 2014]
The Quality Official Development Assistance (Qu... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Jul 10 2014]
Nancy Birdsall at the 2014 Global Philanthropy ... [Published Zunia.org RSS - May 01 2014]
Secondary Sources Asia: FDI and its Discontents [Published WSJ.com: Real Time Economics - Apr 25 2014]
This Week: What's In a Map? [Published Zunia.org RSS - Apr 24 2014]
World in a week: diplomats address rights in No... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 18 2014]
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Waste, overlap and inefficiency still plague fo... [Published Zunia.org RSS - Jul 21 2014]
How effective is development aid provided by foreign governments? The question has grown more pressing since the financial crisis, when donors and lenders started demanding more bang for their buck. Despite this drive for results, a new report by top ...
The Evolution of Foreign Aid Research: Measurin... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Jul 11 2014]
In 2012, 149 countries around the world received more than $125 billion of Official Development Assistance (ODA). Keeping track of those disbursements is no small feat. Measuring the effectiveness of the aid requires even greater legwork. Fortunately, ...
The Quality Official Development Assistance (Qu... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Jul 10 2014]
Editor's Note: This report is a full analysis of the third edition of the Quality of Official Development Assistance (QuODA) assessment. The full database from this assessment as well as an interactive tool is available at the  Center for Global Development ...
Nancy Birdsall at the 2014 Global Philanthropy ... [Published Zunia.org RSS - May 01 2014]
On April 23, 2014, CGD president Nancy Birdsall spoke at the 2014 Global Philanthropy Forum in Silicon Valley during a session titled Ensure Sustainability: Preserving the Earths Biodiversity & Physiology. She shared how former CGD senior fellow and ...
Secondary Sources Asia: FDI and its Discontents [Published WSJ.com: Real Time Economics - Apr 25 2014]
A roundup of economic news on Asia and emerging markets from around the Web. – FDI and its Discontents : Indonesia is the latest emerging market to reject bilateral investment treaties, which aim to protect foreign investors by curtailing sovereign ...
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