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Global Health
0 Global leaders try to get serious about hunger

Young people participating at the BigIf rally in Hyde Park. As the leaders of the world’s economic powers gather to discuss the state of the global economy and find common ground on pressing international issues, nutrition is featuring as a main topic. New research from the Lancet says that malnutrition is…

World Politics
0 G8 cover-up of aid failure a sign of progress?

The Financial Times recently published this report based on an alleged cover-up by the G8 — the U.S., France, Britain, Germany, Italy, Japan, Canada and Russia — regarding some rich nations’ failure to keep their promises on foreign aid. Cover-ups always sound bad, but in one sense this is a…