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January 30, 2020

     By Duncan Green     

Ridiculous T-shirt

Trust Filipinos to take the piss out of SWEDOW (Stuff We Don’t Want). 30 Funny Pics Of Filipinos Dressed Up In Ridiculous Donated Clothes At A Volcano Evacuation Centre ht Tobias Denskus

Davos saw some important additions to our understanding of inequality. The new UNDP Human Development Report covered Inequalities in human development in the 21st century. While the latest World Social Report estimated that “the gap between the richest and poorest 10% of the global population is 25% larger than it would be in a world without global warming.”

Africa is a Country is always worth reading, and now you can apply for its $3,000 Fellowship Program for Intellectual & Cultural Producers of Africa-Related Knowledge. Deadline: February 20, 2020

Time to evaluate the evaluators? New Center for Global Development proposal to Score Development Agencies on their Evaluation and Learning Systems (I reckon Oxfam wd do OK on that one)

Greta and George on the magic carbon sequestration machine (spoiler, it’s trees). 2 million views and counting

January 30, 2020
Duncan Green