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Ginger River Review • 668 implied HN points • 08 Jan 24
  1. Disruptive technological innovation drives new productive forces, like in new energy and materials.
  2. China is focusing on expanding the digital economy, leveraging its vast data resources for growth.
  3. Institutional opening-up and cultivation of new drivers for foreign trade are key strategies for China's economic development.
An Africanist Perspective • 79 implied HN points • 09 Jan 23
  1. The majority of USAID funding goes to big American companies and NGOs, raising concerns about lack of direct support to local organizations in developing countries.
  2. USAID aims to allocate at least 25% of funding to local organizations, highlighting the need for capacity building and better collaboration with local partners.
  3. Challenges in USAID's localization initiative include arbitrary overhead limitations, cost expectations, and legal hurdles, emphasizing the importance of listening to feedback from local partners.
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