Key global development and media publications released in 2013

Photo: Flickr/Frerieke.[UPDATED April 16, 2013]

Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) Food security alerts, updates and briefings

RefWorld Refugee updates from the UNHCR, OCHA and others

The World Bank World Development Indicators (WDI) 2013 (forthcoming mid-April, 2013)

UNICEF Improving Child Nutrition: The achievable imperative for global progress (press release Progress shows that stunting in children can be defeated; Story, April 15, 2013)

Hunger • Nutrition • Climate Justice Dublin 2013 conference papers and media resources (April 15-16, 2013)

UNICEF, WHO Integrated Global Action Plan for the Prevention and Control of Pneumonia and Diarrhoea (press release April 12, 2013)

UN FAO FAO Food Price Index April 11, 2013 (forthcoming: May 9, 2013). Currently 212 (March 2013 Index), the Index is high by historical standards but below the (real and nominal) peak of 238 in February 2011.

ODI At cross-purposes: subsidies and climate compatible investment (Fuel subsidies dwarf climate efforts, April 11, 2013)

ODI, DIE, ECDPM European Report on Development 2013: Post 2015: Global Action for an Inclusive and Sustainable Future (press release April 9, 2013)

Economic Commissions on Africa Economic Report on Africa 2013: Making the Most of Africa’s Commodities: Industrializing for Growth, Jobs and Economic Transformation (press release: Africa must boost commodity-based industrialization to grow economy, end poverty March 25, 2013)

UN 2013 Human Development Report: The Rise of the South (press March 14, 2013)

Milo Vandemoortele et al. Building blocks for equitable growth; lessons from the BRICS (ODI press release: What makes Brazil the fairest BRIC of all? March 6, 2013)

John P. Banks et al. Top Five Reasons Why Africa Should Be a Priority for the United States (Africa Growth Initiative at Brookings, March 2013)

Jerry Z. Muller Capitalism and Inequality: What the Right and the Left Get Wrong (Foreign Affairs, March/April, 2013)

UN MY World global survey

Andy Sumner Who are the poor? New regional estimates of the composition of education and health ‘poverty’ (ODI working paper 378, March 2013)

David Booth Facilitating development: an arm’s length approach to aid (ODI March 2013)

Anna Locke, Giles Henley, Sharada Keats and Steve Wiggins Diverting grain from animal feed and biofuels: can it protect the poor from high food prices? (ODI March 2013)

Romilly Greenhill, Annalisa Prizzon, Andrew Rogerson The age of choice: how are developing countries managing the new aid landscape? (ODI March 2013)

Katie Harris, David Keen and Tom Mitchell When disasters and conflicts collide (ODI press release: Somalia, Afghanistan and Niger ranked the most vulnerable countries to ‘deadly duo’ of conflict and disasters February 2013)

Freedom House Freedom in the World 2013 (release materials January 16, 2012)

Isabella Massa et al. Shockwatch Bulletin: monitoring the impact of the euro zone crisis, China/India slow-down, and energy price shocks on lower-income countries (ODI press release: Shockwatch: a look at Africa’s most vulnerable economies January 2013)


2012 Development and Media Publications and Resources

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