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October 30 2014

From Global development | The Guardian Thu Oct 30 2014, 03:00:38

The South American giant needs to live up to its ideals on the global stage, and civil society activists have a role to play Continue reading...

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October 29 2014

From Global development | The Guardian Wed Oct 29 2014, 13:01:39

Report by charity contrasts devastating effects of deep recession alongside wealth of richest elite increasing by $0.5m a minute Continue reading...

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From Global development | The Guardian Wed Oct 29 2014, 11:33:18

A year on from launching lawsuits, slum dwellers are taking their demands for toilets and housing to the health ministry Continue reading...

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From Global development | The Guardian Wed Oct 29 2014, 10:49:19

Jimmy Nelsons glamorous portraits of African, Asian and Amazon groups dismissed as wrong and just a photographers fantasy

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From Global development | The Guardian Wed Oct 29 2014, 09:41:18

Song lyrics give clear advice on protection from the disease as international NGOs make unprecedented appeal for funds Continue reading...

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From Global development | The Guardian Wed Oct 29 2014, 07:35:04

Brazil has the biggest crack cocaine epidemic in the world, and São Paulos Cracolândia (Crackland) is its symbolic epicentre. The city is changing its approach to tackling the problem. Involuntary hospitalisation, police interventions and forced dissipation have given way to an Open Arms programme, which provides food, housing and jobs for addicts

Controversial project offers jobs to crack addicts in Cracolândia

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From Global development | The Guardian Wed Oct 29 2014, 06:50:15

But critics say the citys Open Arms programme is flawed by not requiring participants to give up drugs

Tackling São Paulos crack cocaine epidemic in pictures

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October 28 2014

From Global development | The Guardian Tue Oct 28 2014, 15:06:36

Local medics and officials work with international agencies to quickly trace and isolate the disease after initial delays Continue reading...

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From Global development | The Guardian Tue Oct 28 2014, 11:29:14

Ethiopias progress after the famine, catch up on the latest Ebola stories, and protecting migrants and workers human rights

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From Global development | The Guardian Tue Oct 28 2014, 11:16:18

A report highlights conditions of modern slavery in Indian mills, and the abused workers should have recourse to UK courts Continue reading...

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