April 2013

29 April 2013
The World Report on Child Labour >> stresses how "how varying types of social protection measures such as cash transfer schemes, social health protection and providing income security in old age, can help reduce the number of children around the world who are forced to work" >>

23 April 2013
A meeting on the debt crisis took place after an ECOSOC high-level forum with the Bretton Woods institutions, the WTO and UNCTAD - "Coherence, coordination and cooperation in the context of financing for sustainable development and the post-2015 development agenda" >>

22 April 2013
A meeting on sustainable development and the post-2015 development agenda >> took place in New York.

22 April 2013
A five-day session >> has started on migration and its opportunities for social and economic development.

19 April 2013
"Energy, climate change an poverty top Ban's agenda on sidelines of World Bank-IMF meeting" >>

19 April 2013
Jomo K.S. about 'Innovation in Development Finance' >>

19 April 2013
The World Bank >> announced that financial support for social safety net programs in low-income countries has reached a record high.

18 April 2013
The State of the Women in Cities report 2012/13 >>

18 April 2013
A meeting >> of heads of global development agencies and ministers called for urgent action on the global learning crisis.

18 April 2013
"UN experts urge World Bank to adopt human rights standards in its policies" >>

17 April 2013
The World Bank and the IMF released the Global Monitoring Report 2013 >>, arguing "urbanization helps pull people out of poverty and advances progress towards the MDGs.

17 April 2013

The World Bank released 'The State of the Poor: Where are the Poor and where are they Poorest? >>

3 April 2013

OECD DAC reports >> an official development aid decrease of 4%.