I keep bumping into this series of photos of the world's most dangerous roads. And each time I'm amazed. For the sake of the 200, 000 residents of Yakutsk, Siberia, I hope the federal-…

Christine Bowers |

Everyday after work I swing by the gas station: one day the pump is broken, the next, no electricity, the third, gas is sold out. I imagine myself pushing a bone dry motorcycle home through the…

Alex Burger |

Pienso points us to Ayiti, a new serious game about a family of five struggling to survive in Haiti. Yet again, I find myself dying of cholera.

Christine Bowers |

Public-private partnerships (PPPs) have sprouted like mushrooms after a rain. The trend seems likely to accelerate, as PPPs are advocated in areas as diverse as education, prisons and…

Christine Bowers |

Click over to NextBillion for the Zambia Journal. Like our own Alex Burger, FINCA's Brian McBrearity is supporting the development of small businesses in Africa.

Christine Bowers |

The impacts of climate change are not evenly distributed - the poorest countries and people will suffer earliest and most. And if and when the damages appear it will be too late to reverse the…

Richard Caines |

Western Wind Energy is hosting a viral video contest, with the winning entry on wind power to take home $10,000. In need of some Monday diversion? Watch the close to 50 entries so far.

Christine Bowers |

Western Wind Energy is hosting a viral video contest, with the winning entry on wind power to take home $10,000. In need of some Monday diversion? Watch the close to 50 entries so far.

Christine Bowers |

Mark Doyle from the BBC summarizes the Sachs/Easterly debate in addressing the question: Can aid bring an end to poverty?  Hilary Benn, Britain's Development Minister, also gets into the…

Christine Bowers |

The Center for Global Development has released a working paper that puts some numbers and momentum behind the G8's advanced market commitment idea for vaccines in developing countries.…

Christine Bowers |