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Local farmers delivering produce to the central purchasing center, developed with ALBI support

One mining company’s approach to local procurement

In recent years, mining companies have been increasing their focus on local procurement to provide more benefits to communities while reducing supplier costs associated with t... More
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The Need for More Local Procurement in Haiti

A cross-post from CDG about the need for more and better local procurement in Haiti, complete with mentions of Yours Truly and recommendations for how to make that happen!... More
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Local Procurement: An effective way for mining companies to contribute to economic and social development

One of the most effective means that mining companies can utilize to spread the economic benefits of mining activity is to increase the amount of local goods and services they... More

Guest post from the IFC’s Roland Michelitsch: Creating more and better jobs

The IFC's Roland Michelitsch explains the IFC's recent jobs study and why creating more and better jobs is the surest way to help millions of people out of poverty.... More

Tips for International Job-Hunters

Melissa Mullan has some tips for job-seekers in international development.... More
It's not just about homeruns anymore.

What We Can Learn From A Cambridge Economist

Tom Murphy talks baseball and randomized control trials, and what the two have in common for redefining the way we measure success.... More

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