- Inter Press Service News
"Communication channel that privileges the voices and the concerns of the poorest and creates a climate of understanding, accountability and participation around development, promoting a new international information order"
- Crisis Mappers
Network to provide "early warning for rapid response to complex humanitarian emergencies."
- Other Valleys
"A short list of creative/technology ideas, sent weekly, that are by and large NOT from the US/UK/EU. Inspiration can strike from many other places (the multiple Other Valleys spread across the world)"
- Oxfam Blogs: From Poverty to Power
Related to a book of the title, analyzes news on inequality and poverty; see also Oxfam.org for updates on emergencies
"Humanitarian information on global crises and disasters"
- Rising BRICSAM
Blog examining the newly emerging so-called rising states' – Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa, and Mexico (BRICSAM).
- Tracking Charity
"Reporter Amy Costello travels the world's dirt roads to follow up on celebrated aid projects, public health initiatives, and charities."
- UN Development Program (UNDP): News Center
- USAID: News and Information
- Why Nations Fail
Related to a book of the title, analyzes news on poverty policies and research
- World Bank News
"Free access to relevant, up-to-date and diverse research on international development issues." Includes country profiles, news, research papers, topical resource guides
- Bread for the World: Institute Notes
Blog that links to resources like "What We're Reading"; background information, reports, and facts on development assistance, poverty, and hunger (in United States and internationally)
- ForeignAssistance.gov: Glossary
- Global Development Network
"Knowledge hub that brings together and communicates policy-relevant research from the Global South." Links to free online journals and data sources
- International Development Matters: Glossary
- International Food Policy Research Institute: Publications and more
Focuses on food, agriculture, nutrition, and the environment. Journals, books, yearly reports; datasets, models, and best practices; infographics
- Poor Economics
Data, charts, lectures, articles and studies to supplement a book of the same title on "rethinking of the economics of poverty."
- UCLA: World Policy Analysis Center Research
"Analyzed detailed information on constitutional rights, laws, and public policies in all 193 UN member states in a range of critical areas," including poverty, education, gender, labor
- UNDP: Human Development Reports and Profiles
(1990-present) national, regional, global reports, including glossary; country profiles; data, additional research links
- Oxfam America: Aid data
Development and aid and sector-specific datasets from multiple organization, with descriptions and type of data.
"Open data for international development"; project of USAID to bring multiple datasets together
Partnership of OECD, ADB, IADB, and World Bank: "visualizes how much development financing is provided and received around the world...select individual financiers/donors and beneficiaries to track the sources and uses of development financing."
- Economic and Social Rights Empowerment Initiative: Index of Social and Economic Rights Fulfillment (SERF Index)
(Focuses on 2000-2010; updated 2011, 2012, 2013) measures the extent to which a country fulfills its economic and social rights obligations
- EU: Eurostat
Includes sustainable development indicators.
- ForeignAssistance.gov: Data
Predefined charts and raw data on U.S. aid, from USAID, USADF, Peace Corps, IAF
- International Aid Transparency Initiative (IATI)
- IMF: Data
World economic outlook, foreign direct investment, GDP, inflation, debt, unemployment, growth, trade, balance of payment
- Joint External Debt Hub
From BIS-IMF-OECD-World Bank: "external debt data and selected foreign assets from international creditor/market and national debtor sources."
- OECD: Development Statistics
- UN: DevInfo
Statistics on the Millennium Development Goals
- UNDP: Indices and Data
Indicators include: demography, education, gender, health, human security, income, inequality, innovation, poverty, sustainability, trade
- UN Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs: Financial Tracking Service
"Global, real-time database which records all reported international hummanitarian aid"
- USAID: Dollars to Results
- USAID: Measure DHS Data
Overview of a country's demographic and health issues.
- World Bank Data
Multiple indicators: agriculture, aid effectiveness, climate and environment, debt, education, energy, gender, health, infrastructure, labor, public and private sectors, social development
- World Bank: World Development Report
Yearly reports which focus on one topic or aspect a year within development economics; includes charts.
- World Resources Institute: Map and Data
Economics, business, natural resources and sustainability.