Anyone fancy a post-2015 wonkwar? Me v Claire Melamed on the biggest development circus in town

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What is Social and Solidarity Economy and why does it matter?

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In Boston, New York, Washington and Ottawa for the next two weeks, if you want to come and chat/ buy a book

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Incantations, inclusive growth and the illusory ‘we’: whatever happened to politics in the post-2015 process?

French development guru Pierre Jacquet laments some of the gaps in current debates on the ‘post-2015’ successor to the MDGs It is altogether amazing how wishful and incantatory discussions on global issues have become. We seem to be content with passionate statements about what “we should”, “we need”, “we must” consider and do. “Inclusive growth” […]

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Incantations, inclusive growth and the illusory 'we': whatever happened to politics in the post-2015 process?

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Make Inequality History? What would change if we focussed on inequality rather than poverty?

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Merit, Privilege or Slumdog Millionaires? Income Inequality and Social Mobility

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Government Spending Watch – a new initiative you really need to know about

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Learning the Lessons: Why is change NOT happening in the response to hunger crises?

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FP2P greatest hits: top posts & comments by theme (ag, inequality, results, education etc) now available

Oh boy, I have a greatest hits album. This blog was launched back in 2008 to help promote the first edition of From Poverty to Power, but rapidly acquired an identity and readership of its own. I reckon there’s about half a million words or so up there now, and some of them have to […]

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