Geeks Franziska Mager and David Evans contributed their favourite cartoons about control groups (really)
‘Information does not lead to political accountability’. Important null result from some serious research raises big questions for transparency activists
Best of luck to USAID’s new boss, Mark Green (no relation). Here’s a handy briefing for him on why the aid budget matters and a nice example of what his agency is doing right (on aid transparency).
Feminist foreign/aid policy is catching on (Sweden, Canada), but what does/should it mean? Oxfam’s Gawain Kripke goes back to 1st principles
Bus seats mistaken for burqas by members of anti-immigrant group. You really couldn’t make it up
The power of the long march. Interesting reflection on Turkey and beyond
Stick your income in here and find where you are in the global pecking order. You’ll probably feel a lot richer afterwards….. ht Ana Arendar
The pro-Brexit Daily Express seems a little confused about border controls – perhaps they didn’t realize that they apply in both directions……