The Development Debate About Chickens

When Bill Gates expressed his foundation’s support for giving chickens to people in extreme poverty, he ignited a debate about development programs.

How an Ignorance Survey Will Make Us Smarter

To improve policy making for major global issues like health, population, education and poverty, Hans Rosling uses a survey to see where we are misinformed.

Seeding change: seeds or change?

Cash grants are an alternative form of foreign aid. Tough to accept, cash could have more benefits than other traditional programs.