Reading Development

Random readings on society, politics and change – Jorge Carrillo

How the urban poor define and measure food security in Cambodia and Nepal

Urban food security, or its lack, is attracting growing interest in global policy debates. Glaringly missing in these conversations, however, are the voices of the urban poor. To fill this … Continue reading

Sunday, 4 August 2019 · Leave a comment

Taxation, livelihoods, governance: evidence from Nepal

Tax has become an important part of the global agenda around poverty reduction: well-functioning domestic tax systems are now championed as a means towards sustained economic growth and national self-sufficiency. … Continue reading

Friday, 13 May 2016 · Leave a comment

Rapidly urbanising Nepal and youth unemployment present challenges to security provision

Rapidly urbanising Nepal and youth unemployment present challenges to security provision. Last month’s budget announcement for 2014-15 highlighted the problem of unemployment and youth drain from rural areas but made … Continue reading

Monday, 18 August 2014 · Leave a comment