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From philanthropy to impact investing

The case of Luxembourg

Shirlita Espinosa

migration) and long-term development is less evident than immediate improvement of living conditions of the recipients and money transfers. While the money sent by emigrants mitigates deprivation, it does not necessarily translate to structural changes. In

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Elisabetta Nadalutti

party to go beyond what is contractually required so as to create mutual assistance, human development, and goodwill. Although money surely can trigger cooperation ( DG Commissioner, Brussels, May 2018 ; civil servants interviewed for this research

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Steve Kwok-Leung Chan

little, either pocket money or nothing. The abuse is carried out by an enforcer hired by the boat captain or owner to keep migrant fishermen working or punish them for not following orders. They usually work 20- to 22-hour shifts without days off

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Inequality and poverty

The ill-fitting pieces in the EU’s development partnerships

Riina Pilke and Marikki Stocchetti

neighborhood. Further, the financial crisis and the instability in the Eurozone countries provoked a debate on “value for money” that was strongly reflected in the Commission’s arguments. From the development policy perspective, the call for more effective aid

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Zenyram Koff Maganda

( Europarliament, 2020 ). This money came from the so-called EU Solidarity Fund. In 2020, political divisions have prevented the EU from agreeing on COVID-19 disaster relief, thereby pitting the EU's four largest economies—Germany, France, Italy, and Spain

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Violence and public health in the Altamira region

The construction of the Belo Monte hydroelectric plant

Rosa Elizabeth Acevedo Marin and Assis da Costa Oliveira

orders to satisfy leaders and supply their new consumer market and, at the same time, the direct sale of these products to obtain money in cash. This money is used to buy products that are not allowed in the “needs list,” such as alcoholic beverages

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Conceptualizing sub-national regional cooperation

Coffee Cultural Landscape of Colombia case study

Diana Morales

resources usually come with predefined destinations. [The national government] sends the money, but it is conditioned … we do have room of manoeuvre with our own resources, whatever we collect from tobacco and alcohol or vehicle tax … but most of the

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From war to development

Women leading the nation

Leymah Gbowee

believe there should be an insistence by donor countries investing their money into different peace processes that there can be no development funding unless women are included as participants, not observers, in proposed solutions to violent conflict

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Latin America

A challenging prospect for regionalism

Ernesto Vivares

, facilitating the power of capital over labor ( Weeks, 2018 ). Neoliberal deregulation is re-regulation. It is not denying regulation on money, but the implementation of policies “that limit the scope of governments to act and intervene in the economy, social

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Timothy M. Shaw and Abigail Kabandula

/KP, Isealalliance, and Marine Stewardship Council(MSC), set limits on statist or presidential ambitions and even on corruption, capital flight, and money-laundering. Finally, can African global networks reflect a changing world in which the BRICS, especially China