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Mobile for Development: From M-PESA to Today
Mobile phone connectivity is one rise and its importance in the development world cannot be underestimated. In this podcast we speak to Jonathan Ridley, a principal in the Economic Growth practice at Coffey. He details the effects of mobile money services in Kenya and the future of mobile technology for economic development.
Value for Money: From Theory to Practice
Value for money, value for money, value for money. In the development world, we’ve heard the phrase hundreds of times. We’ve talked about it. We’ve written about it. But what does it really mean? And how do we translate the theory into practice? Ben Ward, head of Coffey’s Evaluation and Research practice in Europe, discusses.
Women in Development: A Conversation with Sinead Magill
On the eve of International Women’s Day, we spoke with Sinead Magill,
head of the Governance, Security and Justice practice in Europe, about
how her childhood in Northern Ireland influenced her career choice,
about her first development project in post-war Iraq, and about the
gender-focussed work her practice has been doing in fragile and
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