Tag Archives: Governance

Right Person for the Right Job

There are two ways to improve governance in Pakistan, one is to improve the institutional set-up and the second is to find the right person for the right job.

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Chasing Bullets in the DRC

Studies estimate that the trade in ammunition for small arms and light weapons in Africa is worth $4.3 billion per annum - more valuable than the trade in small arms and light weapons themselves, an estimated $2.68 billion.

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Graft Weakens West African Livelihoods

Poor public services in many West African countries, with already dire human development indicators, are under constant pressure from pervasive corruption. Observers say graft is corroding proper governance and causing growing numbers of people to sink into poverty.   “If you want to put a human face to corruption… then see how we have kids who walk miles to school …

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