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Tag Archives | WEF

#Davosproblems

#Davosproblems: The financial crisis isn‘t over, and the inequality crisis is just beginning

Original article – As written for Quartz The World Economic Forum’s annual meeting has kicked off in Davos, Switzerland under the banner of “The New Global Context.” Falling in the long shadow of the financial crisis, the WEF’s theme reflects as much hope as a creeping sense that economic turmoil is the new normal. Some […]

Canada development finance

Canada Needs to Get Serious About Development Finance

Original article – As written for The Huffington Post This past Wednesday, the Aga Khan Foundation convened in Ottawa a compelling meeting to look at adding a commercial lending arm to the Canadian government’s support for international poverty reduction. The gathering came after months of speculation that 2015 might see the announcement of a new Canadian […]