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After the UK election (2): Three questions on international development

What does the advent of the new government mean for UK policy on international development? Continue reading

The new UK economic greenprint, politics and how the media reacted

Two of the big issues the world faces today are how to recover from the economic crunch and how to reverse global warming and deal with climate change. On Wednesday 15 July the UK government addressed both with a major policy statement reshaping its energy policy to reduce carbon emissions. It signals a bold effort to green the economy and create several hundred thousand new jobs.┬áThe biggest risk it faces is getting politically entangled – and in this regard, the media reaction was a worry.

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