On 14th May I took part in a discussion on 'After Lockdown: How do we fix Britain's dirty money industry?', hosted by openDemocracy. I'm not sure we solved the problem, but it was an honour to join Oliver Bullough, Peter Geoghegan and Susan Hawley to to discuss. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IXhpddMbXpw&feature=emb_logo From money laundering to arms smuggling … Continue reading openDemocracy live discussion: After Lockdown – How do we fix Britain’s dirty money industry?
🚨 Big announcement! 🚨 This week is the 8th of our weekly ‘What we’re reading’ Covid-19 edition, going back to 27 March, and it is our last. After today, Alisha Patel and I are handing over the reins to K4D who will be producing a weekly Covid-19 Governance & Conflict Evidence Summary like the one that … Continue reading What we’re reading on conflict & governance – Covid-19 edition, 15 May (and the final one from us!)
My DFID colleague Emma Wind and her friend Bayan Dahdah have very helpfully translated the Covid-19 diagrams by Peter Evans, Hamsi Evans and me into Arabic. The original English-language versions featured in these two Oxfam blogs (blog 1 and blog 2), and these have been also been translated into Spanish and Brazilian Portuguese. The aim is to … Continue reading Covid-19 diagrams translated into Arabic
Hot off the presses, this week's edition features content curated by Alisha Patel and me, as usual, and DFID colleagues Chris Underwood, Dennis Curry, Juliet Walton, Sana Zia, Thomas Wheeler and from the Covid-19 Conflict, Stability & Governance Hub. We hope that you’re finding these lists helpful in framing your responses to the pandemic and … Continue reading What we’re reading on conflict & governance – Covid-19 edition, 7 May
With thanks to Dr Raquel Guimaraes and Hamsi Evans, the Covid-19 diagrams from Peter Evans and me featured in these two Oxfam blogs (blog 1 and blog 2) have been translated into Spanish and Brazilian Portuguese to make them as accessible as possible to Latin American audiences - governments, civil society, academics, the media and … Continue reading Covid-19 diagrams translated into Spanish and Brazilian Portuguese
The beginning of our third month doing this weekly Covid-19 edition of 'What we're reading'. I turned the page on our family calendar on Friday, with yet another blank month looming ahead, and it really hit me how long this has been going on so far and the challenge of not knowing how many blank … Continue reading What we’re reading on conflict & governance – Covid-19 edition, 1 May.