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Shockwatch: Food prices annual review 2014/15

Books or book chapters | June 2015 | Steve Wiggins and Sharada Keats
The annual review examines changes to cereals prices seen since May 2014 and looks at how domestic prices for cereals in the developing world have moved since the 2007/08 price spike.

10 things to know about finance for reducing disaster risk

Books or book chapters | March 2015 | Charlene Watson; Alice Caravani; Tom Mitchell; Jan Kellet, Katie Peters
This infographic booklet focuses on the basics of DRR finance and the opportunities that the Post-2015 development finance landscape can offer. In the Post-2015 Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction it is imperative that the discussion on financing is elaborated. it is...

Stabilizing fragile states

Books or book chapters | February 2015 | Steven A Zyck and Robert Muggah
This book chapter critically examines the origins, policy and practice of stabilization in states and cities around the world. It also highlights how the concept is diffusing in surprisingly novel and complex ways.

Response: towards effective aid and sustainable development solutions

Books or book chapters | November 2014 | Katie Peters
ODI Research Fellow Katie Peters contributes to this electronic eBook version of the magazine RESPONSE published by the TIMES Group on behalf of UK Trade and Investment (UKTI). The focus is on innovative ideas for cost effective disaster, reposnse, aid and sustainable...