Andrew Marshall

Andrew Marshall
Andrew Marshall is Senior Director for Digital Content at ONE. He has been an editor, consultant and writer with newspapers, consulting firms, media companies, NGOs and international organizations, focussing on global politics, economics and business. He began his career as a foreign correspondent for The Independent and the Financial Times.

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The Media and NGOs: Out of Love?

The Media and NGOs: Out of Love?

A group of journalists and nonprofit leaders got together at this year's InterAction NGO Forum to look at relations between the two groups - and things got heated!
“I’m going to do my part. Will you do yours?”

“I’m going to do my part. Will you do yours?”

“I’m going to do my part. Will you do yours?” That was Rachael Han, a young ONE member from Washington DC, speaking from high up in the atrium of the World Bank to an audience of a thousand below her. The occasion was the annual meeting of the world’s finance ministers and bankers – when…...
11 New Year’s resolutions for activists

11 New Year’s resolutions for activists

Maybe you've already made some amazing resolutions for 2015 (and maybe you'll even stick to them...) Here are some of the plans that we found people making on Twitter - and there's always something to learn from how others look at the year ahead (especially #10!).
Five Facts You Need to Know About PEPFAR

Five Facts You Need to Know About PEPFAR

The U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) is the largest commitment that any nation has ever made to fighting a disease – and it’s working. Here are five facts you need to know about the extraordinary initiative that’s helping to end the threat of AIDS all around world. 1. It’s working. Since its&......
11 of the biggest heists in history

11 of the biggest heists in history

Forget Bonnie and Clyde and Jesse James. The real pros steal money in super-massive amounts, on an industrial scale. And for really big thefts you need to be organized and connected, so businesses and politicians rank high on the list of the world’s greatest heists. But one heist dwarfs all these, and you probably don’t&h......
Help us look into the future – to 2030

Help us look into the future – to 2030

This is a big week on the international calendar, when people from around the globe show up in New York to debate the state of the world. It's a chance for progress on some of the planet's biggest challenges - Ebola, the environment, the struggle to end extreme poverty - and we want to seize it.
11 Places where corrupt people hide their money

11 Places where corrupt people hide their money

Ever wondered where the profits from dodgy deals and crime end up? Here are 11 places that have been used to hide ill-gotten gains. As we launch a new campaign to stop the Trillion Dollar Scandal that deprives people in developing countries of more than $1 trillion each year, we’re digging into the web of secrecy…...
Drugs for Ebola – but will they work?

Drugs for Ebola – but will they work?

Is a cure for Ebola getting to the people that need it? News reports show that there may be a treatment – but the practical and moral issues around it are agonizing. There are several drugs that may possibly treat the terrible disease, and some vaccines in the pipeline to try and prevent it. But…...
Africa comes to Washington DC

Africa comes to Washington DC

ONE quoted in today’s Washington Post: ‘There are signs of a change even when it comes to the push for development. Three decades ago, Western pop stars recorded “We Are the World” to raise money in response to the Ethiopian famine; recently the ONE campaign helped gather 2.2 million signatures from Africans u......
UN: Take poverty to zero – and keep it there

UN: Take poverty to zero – and keep it there

Amazing progress on reducing poverty could be lost unless we act to stop vulnerable people sliding back, a new report warns.   “The eradication of poverty is not just about getting to zero, it is also about staying there,” said Helen Clark, the head of the United Nations Development Programme, which released the ......
10 Ways to remember Nelson Mandela – this week and every week

10 Ways to remember Nelson Mandela – this week and every week

How will you remember Nelson Mandela? There are many ways to commemorate the life and struggle of a remarkable man. We’ve come up with ten – but we’d like to hear what your plans are. Friday July 18 is Nelson Mandela International Day, launched by the UN and inspired by a call from the man…...
Can the world stay on track with Millennium Development Goals?

Can the world stay on track with Millennium Development Goals?

Can the world take the vital next steps towards ending global poverty? Or will we let progress slip away? That’s the challenge that the United Nations outlined yesterday, in its annual review of the Millennium Development Goals – clear, measurable targets for improving peoples’ lives around the world. You can see th......