• 'Missing millions' illustration

    New report: how we fill the data gap

    Official estimates put the number of people living in extreme poverty at 1.2 billion, but up to 350 million could be missing from this total.

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    Data for development: conference happening now

    From 20-22 April, ODI's Development Progress project is reporting live from the Cartagena Data Festival in Colombia.

  • West Africa's first oil well. Photo: Rhys Thom via Flickr

    Oil price drop: Africa's winners and losers

    If oil prices fall by 30% as predicted, sub-Saharan Africa's oil exporters will lose $63 billion – around 5% of the region’s GDP.

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    Financing the future

    We won't end poverty by 2030 without prioritising the poorest. Ahead of a major international conference in Addis Ababa this July, ODI's latest report calculates the cost of a new global social contract – free education, healthcare and income security for all – and sets out how we can finance it.

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