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Our experts share insights on the issues and approaches challenging the international development sector today — and the role of research in finding solutions.

When there are no records of women and girls: the ripple effect
Civil registration contributes to gender equality at all stages of a woman’s life.

 Irina Dincu    Nomthandazo Malambo

Author(s): Irina Dincu, Nomthandazo Malambo


Champions of evidence play a pivotal role in bridging research-to-policy gap
Communicating research evidence to key stakeholders is improving maternal and child health policies.

 Nafissatou Diop    Ahmed T. Rashid

Author(s): Nafissatou Diop, Ahmed Tareq Rashid


Government AI Readiness Index: Equal implementation needed to reduce global inequalities
With the right policies and institutions, governments can reduce inequality and share benefits of AI.

 Katie Clancy    Kai-Hsin Hung

Author(s): Katie Clancy, Kai-Hsin Hung


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