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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 109–114.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Ross Benes International organizations have repeatedly deceived donors to secure ever more funding for AIDS-relief efforts. Ross Benes discusses the incentives for biomedical companies and groups like UNAIDS to mislead the public, while cheaper, more effective solutions remain underfunded. A...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (1): 5–11.
Published: 01 March 2016
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 55–60.
Published: 01 December 2016
... began the migrant crisis as the continent's life guard and first-aid provider, but Europe has now forced the country to be its warden, too. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 refugees migration Greece European Union asylum refugee crisis CHIOS, Greece—Ahmed Abdo spends his...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (3): 83–89.
Published: 01 September 2017
... States aid development gay rights ERIK (HASH) HERSMAN M onrovia , Liberia—Friday nights at Sajj House, a Lebanese restaurant here, have, for several years now, been a draw for expats and upper-class Liberians alike. For a few hours each week, a place that typically offers little more than...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (2): 36–43.
Published: 01 June 2012
... were 250 local Angolan laborers. A growing diaspora of as many as 70,000 Chinese migrants populate Angola, which, along with a growing list of other developing countries, has found the generous pocketbooks of China’s foreign aid policy in the form of infrastructure projects. By most projections, the...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 21 (4): 57–62.
Published: 01 December 2005
... B arbara Crossette Obscured by the debate over the Bush ad­ in cutting high poverty rates, alleviating ministration’s occupation of Iraq and the food shortages, and reducing widespread tactics of antiterrorism warriors at home, transmission of the virus that causes AIDS. there is...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 71–80.
Published: 01 June 2014
... of the year, destined for Syrian refugees in Lebanon and Jordan. UNLIKE COMPANIES THAT OPERATE FOR-PROFIT, AID GROUPS ARE RARELY HELD ACCOUNTABLE WHEN THEY FAIL TO PROVIDE SERVICES EFFECTIVELY. “With a project like this, we’re not physically saving lives, but we’re saving the soul, the mind...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (1): 108–117.
Published: 01 March 2015
... for CD4 (a white blood cell) count, viral load, and viral resistance to drugs is inoperative. People are dying because of the Ministry of Health’s incompetence, both men say. And with Egypt having received over $8 million from 2008 to 2012 to fight HIV from the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (3): 73–78.
Published: 01 September 2004
... published ferred to safety from some form of violent in 2002, over 25 million people have died attack. A decade ago, the United Nations, of AIDS in the past two decades and 40 mil­ in the Declaration of Principles on Human lion people are currently living with H IV. By Rights and the Environment...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (1): 41–49.
Published: 01 March 2004
... Democracy to Work international funders nevertheless insisted As if the political challenges besetting Aris­ on its resumption before promising further tide upon his return were not already suffi­ financial aid. ciently daunting, his international backers This external pressure...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (2): 43–50.
Published: 01 June 2003
... bore holes milled and there were no seeds to plant. The went dry and plants withered, the world Zambian government stubbornly refused the saw the all too familiar pictures of women aid altogether. “Simply because my people and children lining up for the daily handful are hungry is not a...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (4): 27–38.
Published: 01 December 2012
... million—it is just a fraction of the lavish aid that Turkey has been ladling on the war- and famine-stricken nation since Erdogan’s late-night call to Sarıcaoglu. Erdogan’s visit was not spontaneous—it came only a few weeks after al-Shabab relinquished control over Mogadishu. By that time, representatives...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 61–68.
Published: 01 September 2001
... always to outstrip the resources. past the military and police checkpoints “You can talk about the dilemmas of aid all that ring the city and are meant to provide you want here,” one relief worker told me, some kind of bulwark against the Hutu “but if we were to leave, people would die...
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World Policy Journal (2004) 21 (3): 51–66.
Published: 01 September 2004
... (IMF), the World aid to developing countries and opening Bank, the Organization for Economic Coop­ their markets. eration and Development (o ecd ), and the In accepting the eight MDGs, each coun­ U.N. General Assembly— into seven mil­ try com m itted itse lf to attainin g am bitious...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (2): 68–77.
Published: 01 June 2012
... abandoned. The areas where they settle do not even receive the official title of “camps,” but rather “informal settlements,” and are thus not afforded the protection of aid agencies or international law that official refugees receive. As fighting has intensified with a surge in military operations...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (3): 1–11.
Published: 01 September 2000
.... Sharpe is professor of political science at Swarthmore College, and the coauthor o/Drug W ar Politics: The Price of Denial. Two Wars or One? Drugs, Guerrillas, and Colombia’s New Violencia William AÍ. LeoGrande and Kenneth E. Sharpe The recently approved $1.3 billion aid...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (2): 1–10.
Published: 01 June 2000
... the 1994 genocide in Rwan­ dented scale of suffering. Without mini­ da, and who were skimming international mizing recent horrors in Somalia, Bosnia, aid to rearm in preparation for returning to Rwanda and Sierra Leone, nothing in the Rwanda to complete the genocide. Among last decade has...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (2): 29–36.
Published: 01 June 2003
...-en­ debt. A loosening of the fiscal reins now in dorsed fiscal policies. Therefore, the United the form of a wave of new education and in­ States should provide targeted foreign aid frastructure spending could threaten those for Mexican education and infrastructure ratings, especially if those...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 79–88.
Published: 01 June 2011
... tools in the hands of anti-Western insurgents. And aid workers—devoted to improving desperate conditions in a war-torn country—become targets for deadly violence. In a perverse way, the attack—and many others like it—mirror another blurring, one that has increasingly shaped American national...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (1): 101–110.
Published: 01 March 2012
... cannot be solved by military force. They are not amenable to crisis-management internationalism—by Washington or any other global or regional power. And they are far too dangerous to keep ignoring or under-resourcing. china has made accountability harder by offering unconditional aid to pariah...