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By Natalia Alonso, Oxfam’s EU Head of Office The latest figures from the OECD seem promising but hide an uncomfortable truth. Donors have collectively increased their development aid spending, but most of Europe’s wealthiest governments still fail to meet promises designed to alleviate global poverty and slash economic inequality. Overall, the EU-19 contribution to overseas… » read more

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by Hilary Jeune, Oxfam’s EU Policy Advisor Tomorrow, when the world’s governments meet at a special session of the UN to take stock of progress towards the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and negotiate a blueprint for global development, my message to them will be that only by confronting inequality head-on will poverty be overcome. The… » read more

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