18 April 2016

Thematic Focus: General

Aid Spending by Development Assistance Committee Donors in 2015 (Development Initiatives, April 2016) [text via ReliefWeb]

Gender, Age and Migration: An Extended Briefing (Institute of Development Studies, April 2016) [text]

IMF-World Bank Group Spring Meetings, Washington, DC, 15-17 April 2016 [info]
- Displacement was a key theme; relevant seminars included "Conflicts and the Refugee Crisis: An International Call for Action" (see also related IMF Survey Magazine story) and "Forced Displacement: A Global Development Challenge."  In addition, the Development Committee issued this communiquĂ©.

Thinking Migration: 10 Years of the International Migration Institute (IMI, 2016) [text]

Understanding and Tackling the Migration Challenge: The Role of Research, Brussels, 4-5 Feb. 2016 [info]
- Follow link for presentations, video and other related documents.

Understanding the Impact of War and Displacement in Cities: An Information Approach for Urban Settings, Cambridge, MA, 15 March 2016 [info]
- Video of the seminar is available here.

Who Will Be the Next UN Secretary General? (UN Dispatch, April 2016) [text]

"The World-wide Web of Humanitarianism: NGOs and Population Displacement in the Third Quarter of the Twentieth Century," European Review of History = Revue européenne d'histoire, Latest Articles, 16 March 2016 [open access]

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- Thematic Focus: General (24 March 2016)

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