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Please find here our NCD Digest’s selection of news, articles and reports. Global Development News The Guardian: Why climate change is creating a new generation of child brides As global warming exacerbates drought and floods, farmers’ incomes plunge – and girls as young as 13 are given away to stave off poverty. Thomson Reuters Foundation:…

  Global Development News UN News: Ban warns illicit drugs impede sustainable development, calls for every solution to be weighed UN News: ‘Our task is not over,’ says Ban, urging action on Paris climate pledges ahead of signing ceremony UN News: Europe’s restrictive measures draw UN concern as refugee and migrant influx continues ODI: Eight…

  Global Development News UN News: ADDIS: UN officials hail outcome of conference on development financing as first milestone of 2015 UN News: ADDIS: important financing roles of private investment, business highlighted at UN conference CGD: How Much Do We Really Know about Multinational Tax Avoidance and How Much Is it Really Worth? Comments Welcome! ODI: The…

Global Development News UN News: Development must be built on inclusive policy aligned with people’s needs, aspirations – Ban UN News: ‘It’s now or never’ for Central African Republic, UN warns urging more support to end crisis UN News: ‘2015 is a chance to change history,’ Ban tells UN Youth Forum World Bank: Climate Change Complicates Efforts to End…

Compiled by Jessica Beagley Please find below this week’s selection of interesting news stories and reports. If you come across any interesting articles or reports, please do share them with me and I will include them in next week’s digest. Global Development News UN News: Asia-Pacific developing countries see ‘subdued’ growth for third straight year –…

Compiled by Jessica Beagley Please find below this week’s selection of interesting news stories and reports. If you come across any interesting articles or reports, please do share them with me and I will include them in next week’s digest.   Global Development News Devex: Food, population, and the post 2015 development agenda UNDP: International Community…

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