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After difficult negotiations, the G20 summit yielded potentially significant gains to the world's poorest countries.
Dead Aid, a new book by economist Dambisa Moyo, claims that aid is the cause of all of Africa's problems. While ONE has never argued that development assistance is a panacea, the facts are clear that targeted aid does have a positive role to play in promoting development in the poorest countries - especially at this time of global economic crisis. This role must be seen alongside other prerequisites for progress: trade, private investment and improved governance. MORE
G20 leaders must include the poorest in any global solution to the current crisis, both because they will be hardest hit and because their economic growth can be part of the long term solution. MORE
Development Communications (Devcoms) Network is a media-development and capacity-building non-governmental organization that engages media in the development process with a strong emphasis on science and public health journalism. MORE
Report of the 2008 Development Assistance to Sub-Saharan Africa. PDF Download.