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Entries by Dennis Whittle from 07/2010

Official Aid Transparency: First the UK, Now the US?

| Posted 07.13.2010 | Impact

This guest post is by Felipe Cabezas, who recently joined GlobalGiving. DFID, the UK's aid agency, recently committed itself to an Aid Transparency G...

Democratizing Development: Hayek, Easterly, and Roberts Edition

| Posted 07.20.2010 | Impact

Easterly makes two points about the search for solutions or at least things that might help poor people live better lives. One is that solutions are o...

If We Show Them, Will They Care?

| Posted 07.20.2010 | Impact

Participants in this month's International Aid Transparency Initiative (IATI) meeting in Paris agreed to provide more ...

Transparency as Opportunity

| Posted 07.23.2010 | Impact


The Democratization of Aid

| Posted 07.29.2010 | Impact

When I left the World Bank to start GlobalGiving, we tried to implement a simple idea: if you can effect change in governments and economies, you'll naturally reduce poverty and improve lives.

Growing AND Greening

| Posted 07.29.2010 | Green

Historically, richer countries have grown by relying on power sources and technologies that generate massive amounts of the greenhouse gases that are ...