The silence of the MDGs on governance has been seen as a weakness that should be corrected in a future set of goals, through clear, concrete and measurable objectives.
If we are to end poverty, we must think about urbanisation. How can new development goals do a better job than the MDGs at addressing the problems and opportunities of urban areas? Paula Lucci sets out five steps.
This report traces how the changes in diet - more fat, more meat, more sugar, bigger portions - have led to a looming health crisis. It looks at how policy-makers have tried to curb our eating excesses - with mixed results.