How has the world of child labour changed since you first got involved in the field? What are some of the positive changes and some of the less positive ones?
(FRENCH)How has Human Development contributed and influenced the international debate? What are the challenges ahead? Development leaders reflect on these issues in a special series of the HDialogue blog.
There is no denying that conflict has far-reaching negative effects, including on employment.
Chaque année, l’Indice de Développement Humain (IDH), indice phare des rapports sur le développement humain, fait les gros titres à travers le monde, tandis que les pays suivent leur progrès en matière d’éducatio
There is a charming anecdote about the German mathematician Carl Friedrich Gauss.
Centuries of irrigated agriculture and rice farming have been embedded in Sri Lanka’s cultural traditions, enriching the lives of her people in all aspects. The relevance of these traditional occupations to the demands of a modern economy has to be defined now.
Le Rapport sur le développement humain (RDH) 2016 marquera sa 25ème édition.
Reducing the risk of climate change requires large and rapid reductions in greenhouse gas emissions, most of which are caused by the burning of fossil energy sources (1).
In the quarter-century since the publication in 1990 of the first Human Development Report, the world has made astounding strides in reducing poverty and improving the health, education, and living conditions of hundreds of millions of people.
The Millennium Development Goals and the post-2015 Agenda for Sustainable Development have drawn attention to the world’s 20 million recyclers.
Sunday marks the United Nations’ 5th International Day of Happiness. Few people are against the pursuit of happiness, but many argue that governments – and international organisations for that matter – have no business in setting happiness as a public policy goal.