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David Cameron considers diverting foreign aid PDF Print E-mail

U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron is sure to gain critics for a new suggestion to use some U.K. aid money for defense and security purposes.

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Anger mounts over corruption in recession-hit Spain PDF Print E-mail

Anger over a long list of corruption scandals implicating bankers, politicians and even members of the royal family is on the rise in recession-hit Spain, putting the spotlight on the failure of the country's democracy to tackle the issue.

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United Kingdom Lawmakers to DFID: fix procurement PDF Print E-mail

U.K. lawmakers have given a stern warning to the country’s aid agency: Don’t rush into spending money just to meet annual spending targets, or else you may fail at your pledge to improve value for money.

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UK International Development Committee concerned about post-2015 process PDF Print E-mail

The ongoing process to craft a post-2015 global development agenda should be more transparent – otherwise, world leaders may not want to sign on, a panel of British parliamentarians worries in a report published Tuesday that also identified job creation as the most important goal for the coming years.

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Greece can root out corruption – just like Hong Kong did PDF Print E-mail

A strong anti-corruption body helped turn Hong Kong around. Now it rides high in an index that embarrasses Greece.

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