Crown Prince Haakon of Norway
Small changes are really powerful, bring big impact and are more easy to convince policy-makers.
"Good politics do not necessarily translate into good policies and bad politics do not necessarily generate bad
Kinky development that ignores needs, wishes, wants and aspirations both of the poor and of the middle class is a narrow and shortsighted strategy.
Narrative of development that world is split between developed and underdeveloped countries, just measured by growth of GDP is wrong.
"There shouldn't be anything top-down in the Sustainable Development Goals. They should inspire actions of individuals, businesses, NGOs, governments, local authorities, everyone".
Esther Duflo, José Antonio Ocampo
Aung San Suu Kyi
“Freedom and democracy are dreams you never give up”
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