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Salil Shetty

Special feature Salil Shetty 1 September 2005

Galvanizing global civic action against poverty

As 191 world leaders travelled to New York in September 2000 for the UN Millennium Summit, the largest such meeting in human history, the stark paradox of the last decade must have weighed heavily on …

Special feature Salil Shetty 1 March 2003

PRSPs – the only show in town?

At the threshold of the new millennium the World Bank decided to make poverty eradication its number one priority. The most immediate and concrete outcome of, what at the time was heralded as a ‘sea …