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September 17, 2009
At their Washington Summit in 2008, G20 political leaders highlighted child survival, maternal mortality and the response to HIV, tuberculosis and...
September 15, 2009
Abstract: In order to contest elections in Pakistan in 2002, all candidates for Member of National Assembly had to file proof of graduating with a...
September 10, 2009
CGD Event Special Notice:Collective action by the world’s largest economies coordinated through G-20 summits in Washington and London has gone a long...
September 10, 2009
The World Bank’s Disclosure Policy Review and the Role of Democratic Participatory Processes in Achieving Successful Development Outcomes 10 a.m.,...