Much of the talk at these events is about inequality. It's widely recognised that the MDGs, by focusing on targets that are about average attainment, have done little to tackle all kinds of social inequalities. If your aim is just to halve the percentage of the population who live on less than $1 a day, for example, you can do that and exclude whole communities who face discrimination based on ethnicity, race or gender.
The Development Nexus
Around the globe we see how development and security collide to become a vector of crucial stability factors. 361Security provides the perspective on this vector point from experienced development subject matter experts from conflict and post-conflict regions around the world to include a feed of timely Development sources.