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# Developing World

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Simply refusing a straw with your cocktail isn't going to do much to reduce the world's plastic consumption
Barry Dunning
This Young Scientist project aims to revolutionise education in refugee camps
Irish tax deals costing poorer countries 'millions' in tax revenues
Trócaire Lenten boxes raise over €6m this year
Column: Women, the elderly, and the disabled are disproportionately hit by natural disasters
Dom Hunt
How cooking with coal and wood fires is killing millions around the world
Opinion: Humanitarian work is intense and all-consuming, but I believe in what I do
Ciara O'Malley
Facebook's latest app is offering developing countries free access to Wikipedia and Google
Column: A vaccine could soon be here for one of the most devastating diseases on the planet
Hans Zomer
"By 2035, there will be almost no poor countries left in the world" - Bill Gates
Column: Our lack of willingness to promote transparency is damaging developing countries
Morina O’Neill
€3.4m funding from Gorta gives new hope to disabled youth in India
Costello launches initiative to encourage retired public servants to volunteer
We should be using more seaweed to power things, MEPs say
Revelry at second anniversary of South Sudan hides severe poverty
Barry Andrews
Column: The Ohio kidnap victims are finally free but the nightmare continues for girls across the world
Vanina Trojan
Fast fashion, fair wage: What Vietnam can teach Bangladesh
In pics: 40 years of the Trócaire Lenten box
Workers protest 'deathtrap' factories
Column: How to stop crises becoming disasters
Anne O'Mahony
Column: Population growth an obstacle to development...
Paul O'Brien
Column: Dragging heels on climate change hurts the poor
Tom Arnold
Haiti two years on: finding jobs is now the priority
Column: The drugs do work - but there are new obstacles in the fight against AIDS
Breda Gahan
Column: IMF leader selection is not democratic and, frankly, a sham
Jim Clarken
Study: Two million babies stillborn every year worldwide