Development, Self-Interest & Countries Left Behind - Open drainage ditch, Ankorondrano-Andranomahery, Madagascar. Credit: Lova Rabary-Rakontondravony/IPS

SDG Setback ‘Tremendous’ as COVID-19 Accelerates Slide — Global Issues

Open drainage ditch, Ankorondrano-Andranomahery, Madagascar. Credit: Lova Rabary-Rakontondravony/IPS by Gareth Willmer, Fiona Broom Tuesday, May 26, 2020 Inter Press Service May 26 (IPS) – Crucial ...
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Are the SDGs in Reverse Gear? — Global Issues

Are the SDGs in Reverse Gear? — Global Issues

Human development backslides, education at global levels ‘not seen since the 1980s’Young girl in Uruguay uses her laptop to study at home. Credit: UNDP Uruguay/Pablo ...
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Global Supply Chain Resilience Relies on Soap & Water for Workers — Global Issues

Global Supply Chain Resilience Relies on Soap & Water for Workers — Global Issues

Workers at a ready-made garment factory wash hands having learned about importance of handwashing through hygiene behaviour training. Narayanganj, Bangladesh, 2020. Credit: WaterAid/Drik/Parvez Ahmad Opinion ...
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HIV Services Take a Backseat to COVID-19 in Russia — Global Issues

HIV Services Take a Backseat to COVID-19 in Russia — Global Issues

The Russian capital, Moscow. The country has one of the world’s worst HIV/AIDS epidemics with new infections rising at a rate of 10-15 percent per ...
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Forgotten Children — Global Issues

Forgotten Children — Global Issues

Opinion by Satyajeet Mazumdar (mumbai, india) Friday, May 15, 2020 Inter Press Service MUMBAI, India, May 15 (IPS) – Children residing in Child Care Institutions ...
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