Reuters/Mike Hutchings - A man runs past a burning barricade on a rock strewn street in Bujumbura's Niyakabiga district on Presidential election day in Burundi, July 21, 2015.

Blog Post | The Last Mile in Ending Extreme Poverty

‘The Last Mile’: Laying the political and security foundations first for peace, then development

July 28, 2015, Bruce Jones

Expanding on his chapter in “The Last Mile,” Bruce Jones analyzes how aspirations to eradicate extreme poverty often rely on the fragility of or conflict in a country.

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