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ODI On... | 24 - 30 April 2015
​ODI is attending the ninth International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation (CBA9) in Nairobi, Kenya from 24-30 April 2015.
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Social enterprise

ODI On... | 20 March 2015 00:00 - 23:59
​Social enterprise is a growing movement in rich and poor countries alike. ODI is researching how social enterprises can address market, state and NGO failures, what support is available to them, and how the policy environment shapes their activity.
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ODI On... | 17 - 18 December 2014
​Labour migration is one of the most powerful ways to reduce global poverty – but the risks and heavy costs involved limit its transformational potential. ODI has published research and convened debates around several themes, from remittances to health and...
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Sustainable Development Goals

ODI On... | 8 August 2014 14:00 - 15:00
The Millennium Development Goals expire in 2015, to be replaced by a bigger and more complex set of goals and targets: the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This page brings together all the research and comment on the SDGs from across the Overseas Development...
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ODI On... | 4 August - 31 October 2014
​​More than half the world now lives in towns and cities that account for 80% of global GDP. But almost all urban population growth in the next 30 years will occur in developing countries. ODI focuses on analysing urbanisation as a key development trend, and has...
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South Sudan

ODI On... | 9 December 2013 - 19 January 2014
​What is happening in South Sudan? Nine years on from the signing of the Comprehesive Peace Agreement (CPA) – which ended decades of conflict between southern insurgents and the Sudanese government in Khartoum – and three years after the independence vote, South Sudan...
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Typhoon Haiyan

ODI On... | 13 November 2013 11:00 - 12:00
​Typhoon Haiyan – the strongest storm ever recorded – hit the Philippines on 7 November 2013, leaving a trail of destruction in its wake. The UN has estimated that over 11 million people were affected, and some 673,000 people displaced. Up to 10,000 are feared dead,...
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2013 climate change conference in Warsaw

ODI On... | 11 - 22 November 2013
The international community convened in Warsaw, from 11 to 22 November 2013, for the annual conference on climate change. The meeting was a key marker on the road to 2015, when major agreements on both development and climate change are expected and hoped for. Any...
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UNGA 2013

ODI On... | 17 September 2013 00:00 - 23:59
As the United Nations General Assembly convenes in New York, ODI is collecting views on what the future should hold for the achievement of international development goals – both the present Millennium Development Goals and the future goals being discussed to replace...
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G20 Summit in Russia

ODI On... | 5 - 6 September 2013
​On the 5-6 September leaders from the G20 countries will gather in St Petersburg, Russia. In advance of the summit ODI researchers will be exploring what we should expect from the latest meeting and how we might assess the capacity of the G20 as an effective global...
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