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Not just leaking pipes. What is non-revenue Water?

11 April 2016, Malcolm Farley, Ben Walker

In this episode of the IMC Worldwide International Development Podcast, we talk to chartered engineer Malcolm Farley about the impact of non-revenue water.

How to power up start-up support in Belize?

21 March 2016, Alix Landais

Young businesses often struggle to grow in the small national markets of the Caribbean region. How can empowering business incubators lead to economic development?

Podcast: Income-generation for the poor. Is it just about money?

22 February 2016, Tim Bene, Sajid Chowdhury

In this issue of the IMC podcast, Sajid Chowdhury is joined by special guest Tim Bene to discuss design and management issues in poverty reduction programmes. Tim has reviewed or evaluated nearly 100 projects and programmes in more than 20 countries.

How can environmental sustainability thinking make disaster risk reduction better? (part 2 of 2)

09 February 2016, Jonathan Essex

In part two of this two-part series, Sustainability and Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) expert Jonathan Essex explores different ways of thinking about disaster risk reduction.

How can we improve road safety in Pakistan?

27 January 2016

We recently visited Pakistan to meet government and civil society representatives to discuss opportunities for making the country's roads safer.

IMC to conduct review of Construction Sector Transparency Initiative (CoST)

10 December 2015

CoST works with governments, industry and communities in 15 countries to drive better value for money in public infrastructure investment and help change lives. Our review will explore how the initiative can better support communities worldwide.

How can more holistic approaches to disaster risk reduction help communities build back sustainably (part 1 of 2)?

24 November 2015, Jonathan Essex, Private: Zahed Yousuf

In part one of this two-part series, Sustainability and Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) expert Jonathan Essex and Associate Director of Governance and Peace Sensitivity Zahed Yousuf explore social cohesion in DRR programming.

IMC Worldwide MD Gavin English wins ACE Sterling Award for European CEO of the Year 2015

18 November 2015

Leading consultancy and engineering executives were celebrated at the recent Association for Consultancy & Engineering European CEO Awards. IMC Worldwide MD Gavin English received the Sterling Award for significant progress in a senior executive role.

How can public-private partnerships improve resilience in Nepal?

12 November 2015, Andre Steele, James Walton

Andre Steele of our Engineering team and James Walton of our Economics & Finance team highlight the roles that public-private partnerships can play in post-earthquake Nepal.

Podcast: How the ‘Connect to Grow’ programme is bringing Indian innovation to Africa and South Asia

27 October 2015, David Irwin, Private: Baiju Vaidya, Sajid Chowdhury

In this issue of the IMC podcast, we discuss Connect to Grow, a three-year programme that is connecting Indian innovators with enterprises across South Asia and Africa to improve people's health and agri-food prospects.