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Rémy Rioux

Rémy Rioux

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Rémy Rioux is CEO of the Agence Française de Développement.

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  1. Public Development Banks Can Drive Sustainable Finance
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    Public Development Banks Can Drive Sustainable Finance

    Oct 12, 2021 Manish Bapna, et al. highlight the often-overlooked potential of public financing in promoting sustainable finance.

  2. A World Without AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria
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    A World Without AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria

    Dec 21, 2019 Rémy Rioux & Peter Sands explain why fully inclusive national health systems are essential to meeting ambitious global goals.

  3. Looking Forward to Sustainable Development
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    Looking Forward to Sustainable Development

    Oct 9, 2019 Rémy Rioux says national and regional development banks can play a crucial role in keeping the 2030 agenda on track.

  4. Reconciliation Must Drive Development
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    Reconciliation Must Drive Development

    Sep 23, 2019 Rémy Rioux proposes a new conceptual approach to collective action aimed at tackling major global challenges.

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    The Flight of the Inflation Hawks

    Though the US Federal Reserve’s first interest-rate hike of 2023 is smaller than those that preceded it, policymakers have signaled that more increases are on the way, despite slowing price growth. But there is good reason to doubt the utility – and fear the consequences – of continued rate hikes, on both sides of the Atlantic.

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    How to Transform African Agriculture

    Safia Boly & Omid Kassiri identify four principles that could help governments across the continent boost food security.
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    Making Ukrainian Victory Possible

    Josep Borrell

    Exactly one year ago, it was still unclear whether Europeans would be able to come together to support Ukraine in the face of Russian aggression. But, following the latest announcements of stepped-up military aid, there can no longer be any doubt about Europe's willingness to furnish what Ukraine needs to win.

    explains why continued military support and other forms of assistance remain critical.
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    Death or Glory in Russia

    Slavoj Žižek

    The Russian state’s ideological madness and reversion to warlordism have been abetted by a religious fundamentalism that openly celebrates death in the name of achieving a god-like status. As Vladimir Putin’s propagandists are telling Russians, “Life is overrated.”

    traces the religious and intellectual roots of the Kremlin’s increasingly morbid war propaganda.
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    Only the US Congress Can Stop Ukraine from Winning

    Simon Johnson explains why Russia’s best hope now lies with House Republicans’ nonsensical position on the US debt ceiling.
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    What Japanese Deterrence Would Look Like

    Bill Emmott explains what it will take to discourage aggression by North Korea, Russia, and especially China.
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    Getting to Monetary Integration in Latin America

    Camila Villard Duran explains why the vision of a regional unit of account, advanced by Brazil and Argentina, is achievable.
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    The Age of Verbiage

    Arvind Subramanian blames today’s nonstop inundation of expert opinion for undermining the quality of public discourse.
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    Davos Man Has a People Problem

    Antara Haldar suspects that the socially “disembedded” economic logic of globalization has gone as far as it can go.

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