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At D+C/E+Z, we are proud of our international network of authors. It is particularly important to us to be a platform for voices from the global south. Some authors contribute on a regular basis, others don't. Here you can find information about the people behind the contributions.

Barbara Mayrhofer

is a freelance author.

All articles of Barbara Mayrhofer

World Development Report 2014

Grasping opportunities

World Development Report 2014 calls for effective risk management


Feeding the world

Eco-friendly sustainable agriculture is what the world needs, according to some experts

Promoting democracy

Responsible donor action required

Donors can help establish democracy in a developing country – if they pay attention to long-term issues

Teenage pregnancy

Right to childhood

The long term impacts of teenage pregnancies on girls and society


Civic space

Civicus assesses civil liberties around the world, and criticises donors for supporting authoritarian regimes in Ethiopia and Vietnam

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