Visuel Gail Hurley

Gail Hurley

Policy Specialist on Development Finance, UNDP

2 published articles

Big gaps and little money:  why focusing on solutions to finance Agenda 2030 in the LDCs matters
Opinion

Big gaps and little money: why focusing on solutions to finance Agenda 2030 in the LDCs matters

In September 2015 at the United Nations in New York, 193 countries adopted the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The SDGs are an ambitious new “action plan” that over the next fifteen years aims to eradicate extreme poverty, protect the planet and ensure peaceful prosperous societies...
Gail Hurley, Marianne Mensah
Financing development through better domestic resource mobilization
Opinion

Financing development through better domestic resource mobilization

Over the last 15 years, developing countries have increased domestic revenues by on average 14% annually. The domestic revenues of developing economies amounted to USD 7.7 trillion in 2012 ; that’s USD 6 trillion more than in 2000. Domestic resources are the largest, most important and most...
Gail Hurley, Nergis Gülasan