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Investments in sustainable development: a comparative study on how the Nordic development finance institutions work with development impact in context of the Sustainable Development GoalsNordic Consulting Group, 2016The four Nordic donor countries : Finland, Norway, Sweden and Denmark, all have a long history in the international landscape of development cooperation.DocumentInternal Displacement Monitoring Centre, 2016By providing a first-hand account of development projects and business activities that have caused displacement across India, this report documents and analyses the scale, process and impacts of this phenomenon.DocumentAfrobarometer, 2016More than 100 journalists have fled tiny Burundi to escape repression and danger, according to Reporters Without Borders – a dramatic illustration of the impact of a “deep and disturbing decline in respect for media freedom at both the global and regional levels” (Reporters Without Borders, 2016).DocumentNesta, 2016An open access book that sets out to capture, distil and synthesise diverse perspectives from the work of over 20 champions working at the frontline of the innovation for international development movement: from bilateral donors to philanthropic foundations, from development banks to NGOs, from global alliances to social entrepreneurs.DocumentBritish Overseas NGOs for Development, 2011This report is the product of a six-month study which aimed to explore the potential for frames theory to be used as a practical tool to re-engage the UK public in global poverty. It suggests new ways forward for engaging the public in environmental issues and actions.DocumentSpringer, 2015This article presents the intellectual origins of degrowth, to explain how such a paradigm understands the question of sustainability.OrganisationThe IUSSP aims to promote the scientific study of population, encourage exchange between researchers around the globe, and stimulate interest in population issues.DocumentResearch and Information System for Developing Countries, 2015The Turkish Presidency for the G-20 has declared inclusion as the main theme of their focus. Several meetings and conceptual papers are being circulated for wider debate, discussion and deliberation across different stakeholders.DocumentIdeas to Impact, 2015The aim of this paper is to examine the role of innovation prizes in supporting adaptation to climate change in the context of development, in view of two parallel trends: First, a growing interest in applying innovation prizes to international development, and second, the increasing focus on ensuring that adaptation funding and implementation are achieving the goals of supporting the poorest aDocumentIdeas to Impact, 2015This paper helps identify whether innovation prizes can be used to address intractable issues in the Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) sector and makes recommendations for potential innovation prizes across a number of problem areas.