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Communal erection of a market following the tsunami, Aceh - Julien Harnels (Creative Commons licensed via Flickr)

Did the 2004 tsunami change emergency aid forever?

Simon Levine
15 December 2014

With the 10th anniversary of the Indian Ocean tsunami approaching, our new blog series looks at what has changed in humanitarian responses since 2004. In this first blog, Simon Levine looks at how the rise of cash programming is indicative of wider changes in response to disasters.

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Ana B. Amaya

Ana B. Amaya

Ana B. Amaya is an independent consultant and one of the authors of the Pathways to progress: a multi-level approach to strengthening health systems report.

Launched to coincide with the first ever Universal Health Coverage Day, our new report pulls together important lessons from our health case studies on how health systems can be strengthened in low-resource settings.

We propose a framework based on evidence of what has worked for poorer countries in their efforts to improve their people's health.

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Universal Health Coverage Day – whaddaya say?

Jeffrey Lazarus
12 December 2014

On the first Universal Health Coverage Day, Jeffrey Lazarus celebrates the importance of the day and looks at the exploration of progress as paving the way for more ambitious thinking about the practicalities of universal health coverage.

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Jeffrey Lazarus

Jeffrey Lazarus

Jeffrey Lazarus is a Senior Researcher at CHIP, the Centre for Health and Infectious Disease Research, University of Copenhagen, and Secretariat Director of Health Systems Global.

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Solène Dengler

Solène Dengler

Solène Dengler is a Research Analyst in the Prosperity Index team at the Legatum Institute.

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Novella Bottini

Novella Bottini

Novella Bottini is an Econometrician in the Prosperity Index team at the Legatum Institute.

Carmen Carmona

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Development & Climate Days 2014: day two round-up

Catch up with the delegates at the second day of the 2014 Development & Climate Days with the highlights from interviews, scenes from the day at the conference, and reflections on what the two days accomplished.

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