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Debt: I was a brutal banker

Whatwere you doing a decade ago? I was dressed as an international banker,dragging a gang of sackcloth-wearing slaves through the streets ofBirmingham, occasionally stopping to whip them and demand my moneyback. Not for fun, you understand (though it was, rather – apart fromthe fact that my bowler hat itched and my moustache was melting in thesunshine.) We were doing it because the G8 leaders were meeting there,and we were part of the Jubilee 2000 campaign to cancel ‘third world’debt.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The purpose of aid

The Aid Debate continues with Teresa Hayter challenging a cherished premise .…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Population and Progress - the Facts

A survey of world population trends, and a guide to national demographic statistics.…

  • Fri Jul 8 09:54:00 2016
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Keeping the patient alive

*Wayne Ellwood* holds the aid elixir up to the light and asks whether it can ever be the cure for underdevelopment.…

  • Fri Jul 8 09:54:00 2016
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The draining away of aid

The *New Internationalist* sketches some of the drains en route, and just where the flows end up.…

  • Fri Jul 8 09:54:00 2016
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An NI Map

An NI Map…

  • Tue Jul 5 08:01:01 1994
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One in a billion: born on a Mumbai commuter train

Neither monsoon nor gender can put a dampener on surprise birth, writes Mari Marcel Thekaekara.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Staying sane in a mad world

The world can be a distressing place. Iris Gonzales meets the organizers of a stress and trauma workshop and learns some techniques for survival.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Peru wipes 'uncontacted' tribes off the map

The isolated Indian tribes of the Napo-Tigre region no longer exist, according to the government's cartographers. They couldn't be more cynically wrong, writes David Hill.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Norway snatches Indian children from their parents

Two young Indian children have been taken into care in Norway because their mother fed them with her fingers. Mari Marcel Thekaekara is appalled.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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