For urban reduction strategies to be successful the urban poor must take center stage.
Lucy Scott reports on her research on women's empowerment strategies through development assistance projects.
Innovations in social protection systems design have moved forward quickly on the supply-side over the past decade.
Phillip Abbot argues that if food aid is to be more effective donors need to consider both the goals of the aid, and its economic implications.
Is food aid effective, is it preferable to cash, and what role does it play in conflict situations?