Good Philanthropy, Bad Philanthropy, and Their Role in International Development

Speaker:
Peter W. Singer

Professor of Bioethics, University Center for Human Values, Princeton University

Presider:
Thomas J. Bollyky

Senior Fellow for Global Health, Economics, and Developmen, Council on Foreign Relations

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Development

Includes news, data, background and history, government and international initiatives, and more resources on issues in development, aid, standards of living, and governance. See Humanitarian Relief Organizations Research Links for finding credible charities for donations and more about aid standards and transparency.

International Affairs Indexes and Country Rankings

These rankings include datasets and studies which track the status of a country and compare countries based on different indicators, in the areas of conflict, economics, education, energy, environment, health, human rights, politics, and technology. Critiques of these types of indexes are included, describing why they can be detrimental to development progress and how comparison exercises could be improved.

Promises to Keep

The United Nations has always had lots of targets, goals, and declarations.

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