This report assesses the current state of Egypt’s science, technology and innovation (STI) systems, their strengths and weaknesses, as well as the many ideas under consideration and programmes already in place for improving them. read more →

It’s a low cost, transactional bank account aimed at mobile phone customers who are either un-banked or under-banked read more →

This paper recalls the history of proposed “innovative” mechanisms by which governments could strengthen financial cooperation for development read more →

Singapore bested 10 countries in a new ranking of governments that use digital tools for governance. Norway and the United Arab Emirates placed second and third, respectively. read more →

Menstruations are one of the most important but often neglected issues in WASH programs. It is a sensitive matter that women in all countries are not comfortable discussing but superstitions combined with a lack of resources can have serious implications. read more →