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- DocumentOverseas Development Institute, 2015This briefing report sets out the current humanitarian challenges and trends for the Pacific region in the post-2015 era.DocumentSTEPS Centre, Institute of Development Studies, 2015This working paper, produced by the Social, Technological and Environmental Pathways to Sustainability (STEPS) centre, concerns a study of climate change discourse in urban India, with a focus on the mega-cities of Dehli and Mumbai.DocumentClimate Change Agriculture Food Security, 2015This working paper summarizes projected climate change impacts on livestock across Africa.DocumentSustainable Development Solutions Network, 2015The Data Revolution for Sustainable Development is poised to transform the way governments, citizens, and companies do business. The revolution is being defined by the explosion in availability of data resources and rapidly evolving technologies.DocumentEffective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre, 2015This paper argues that the developmental potential of oil in Uganda can be more insightfully understood through a political settlements framework which goes beyond a focus on institutional form to examine deeper forms of politics, power and ideas.DocumentEffective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre, 2015Ghana’s recent status as an oil producer focuses attention on the relationship between domestic politics and transnational actors. This paper analyses the changing nature of the political settlement in Ghana pre- and post-oil and the role that transnational actors play in reshaping the coalitions which underpin and reproduce the overall settlement.DocumentEffective States and Inclusive Development Research Centre, 2015This paper contributes to the empirical understanding of the concept of commitment and the role it plays in shaping India’s social policy implementation. The paper analyses in-depth qualitative information from four Indian states – Chhatisgarh, Andhra Pradesh, Bihar and Assam.DocumentHelpAge International, 2015HelpAge conducted a study in Kidabaga, Mwatasi and Mhanga villages, Kilolo District, in Iringa region to build baseline data to promote and monitor mobility‐focused interventions for rural older people. Three approaches were used to conduct the study:Document
We can also make change: piloting participatory research with persons with disabilities and older people in BangladeshHelpAge International, 2015The aim of the research presented in this report was to understand better the experiences of social, political and economic exclusion of persons with disabilities and older people in Bangladesh from their own perspectives. Although the facts of exclusion are widely documented, the reality of it is less well understood.Document2015This report summarizes the lessons learned from the Data Impacts project, which explores success stories of the ongoing Data Revolution. The case studies chosen span the themes of health, agriculture and environment, cities, and humanitarian crises, and are drawn from countries all over the world.