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Fixing fragility: Time to rewrite rulebook

14 Apr 2019, MCL

Development has traditionally focused on promoting economic growth and reducing poverty, rather than helping countries manage complex risks, root causes and crises. There is a broad agreement that this approach is not well-suited to fragile states, and a new model called "fragility to resilience" is emerging.


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