Following a recent Economist article on jargon in aid…

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  1. […] This post was mentioned on Twitter by Lauren(ist), Aid on the Edge. Aid on the Edge said: New Initiative For Jargon-Free Aid gets off to slow start… […]


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About Ben Ramalingam

I am a freelance consultant and writer specialising on international development and humanitarian issues. I am currently working on a number of consulting and advisory assignments for international agencies. I am also writing a book on complexity sciences and international aid which will be published by Oxford University Press. I hold Senior Research Associate and Visiting Fellow positions at the Institute of Development Studies, the Overseas Development Institute, and the London School of Economics.