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By Hilary Jeune, Oxfam’s EU policy advisor In the world of overseas development, money answers many questions. If we’re interested in finding out how far we have come in achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) or in what direction we should go for a post-2015 agenda, having the right numbers in place is key to… » read more

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By Hilary Jeune, Oxfam’s EU Policy Advisor Today Oxfam published a new report warning that health insurance schemes – being promoted by some donor agencies including the EU and governments in developing countries – are excluding the poorest and most vulnerable people. This timely report comes as the European Union -a major donor- is debating… » 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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