Research Monitor | Issue 15 | December 2016

We are pleased to bring you another edition of the Research Monitor, our bi-annual compilation of research findings and trends from various GDN activities, designed to inform current debate and policies.

This issue focuses on updates from our active research programs across the world. It highlights key information and stories on a range of development themes, intrinsically linked to the Sustainable Development Goals, including aid effectiveness, economic productivity and natural resource management, inclusion, and the quality of research and education. Results and findings have been distilled into short stories and features, making the latest research and trends accessible to all.

We hope that the highlights contained in this issue of the Research Monitor will continue to inform current debate on key development themes and practices, and policy. Please do share it with interested colleagues, policy makers and other development actors.

Previous Editions

Education for Development: Quality & Inclusion for Changing Global Human Capital Needs

Issue No. 14; July, 2016

Agriculture for Sustainable Growth: Challenges and Opportunities for a New ‘Green Revolution

Issue No. 13; September, 2015

Structural Transformation in Africa and Beyond
Issue No. 12; September, 2014

Urbanization and Development: Delving Deeper into the Nexus
Issue No. 11; June, 2012

Financing Development in a Post-crisis World: The Need for a Fresh Look
Issue No. 10; June, 2011

Measuring and Optimizing Migration's Economic and Social Impacts
Issue No. 9; December, 2010

Opportunities in the Time of Crisis
Issue No. 8; June, 2010

Evaluating Health Interventions from the Developing World
Issue No. 7; December, 2009

Make Natural Resources a Blessing
issue No. 6; May, 2009

Impact of Global Trade and Migration
Issue No. 5; December, 2008

Growth and Global Security are Connected
Issue No. 4; July, 2008

Shaping a New Global Reality: The Rise of Asia and its  Implications
Issue No. 2; April, 2007

Inaugural Issue
Issue No. 1; September, 2006