Whether we measure literacy or longevity, infant mortality or sexual equality, the world in 2015 was a better place during this past twelve months.
Posts Tagged: Africa
In the second piece of this week’s series on aid, the International Development Minister describes a new scheme that uses technology to transform lives.
Some – but not enough – economic development has the effect of making migration a realistic option.
The ANC government has turned a blind eye to terrorist groups since the 1990s, and is endangering both its neighbours and its own citizens.
The Defence Secretary has suggested a limited deployment of forces to stem the tide of refugees. Yet even if strategically sound, is such a plan politically possible?
Nadhim Zahawi MP: In this new Parliament and amidst an uncertain world, we need a well-supported Foreign Office
To do the job effectively, our diplomatic staff need to supply the best possible advice to government. Yet lack of manpower and lack of time are making that job harder.
An exercise in demolition.