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Odious Debts

The legal doctrine of odious debts was given shape by Alexander Nahum Sack in 1927. Sack, a lawyer in Tsarist Russia, adviser to the Provisional Government in 1917, and after the Russian […]

Probe Alert: UN body financing the destruction of two major river systems

(September 2, 1995) Contrary to its ideals of promoting “pro-poor, pro-nature, pro-jobs and pro-women” sustainable human development, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has a dismal history of supporting some of the largest and most destructive development projects in the world.