Category: Governance

UK government among those exaggerating impact of aid – report

UK government among those exaggerating impact of aid – report

UK government among those exaggerating impact of aid – report I know first hand impact evaluation process is broken. Not just #globalhealth but across all sectors of aid. Rigorous assessments are rare, riddled with bias and poor implementation. @DFID_UK @USAID @3ieNews https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2019/jul/03/uk-government-among-those-exaggerating-impact-of-aid-report?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress

Why the UK’s biggest fund supermarket stayed so loyal to Woodford

Why the UK’s biggest fund supermarket stayed so loyal to Woodford

Why the UK’s biggest fund supermarket stayed so loyal to Woodford Funds advisory business in UK is hopelessly broken. Decades behind the US. Woodford’s career has thrown up more red flags than Amity Island on shark feasting day. They were ignored. And for those of you not familiar, Woodford was considered the Warren Buffett of …

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Council tax to rise across England as austerity hits hard

Council tax to rise across England as austerity hits hard

Council tax to rise across England as austerity hits hard A Brexit crashout will greatly exacerbate council funding gaps. Council taxes will rise as benefits decline. https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/feb/14/council-tax-to-rise-across-england-as-austerity-hits-hard?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress