Sustainable Development Goal 8 – to ‘promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all’ – could be the most transformative goal to come out of the UN negotiations on global development priorities after 2015. Following our employment dimension launch, Suzi Nandera examines why we must give it a global platform.
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Amina Gharred is a storyteller photographer and programme assistant at Center for the Study of Islam & Democracy (CSID), Secretary General of ATFP.
To celebrate International Women’s Day, the Association of Female Photographers (L’Association Tunisienne de Femmes Photographes-ATFP) is launching its first two week exhibition on 7 March, 2015 at the Cultural Club Taher Haddad in la Medina, Tunis. Amina Gharred writes about the story behind the association.
Ahead of our employment launch next week, ODI's Tom Berliner explains the recent decline in industrial employment globally and asks, 'If industrialisation won’t be the great source of quality jobs it was supposed to be, then what will be?'
Following last month's launch of our case studies on security in Timor-Leste and Liberia, Erika Kirwen takes a look at the shared lessons that emerge, building on her experience working in both countries. Underpinning a range of lessons learned is the idea that the best solutions to problems are pragmatic and locally-led – allowing actors to 'do things their own way'.