Biden can transform the US from a humanitarian laggard into a global leader – here's how

Until now the U.S. hasn’t coordinated its disaster aid and development spending. Jekesai Njikizana/AFP via Getty Images Even after the Trump administration’s repeated efforts to slash foreign aid and global partnerships, the United States remains the world’s largest source of official development assistance for low-income countries. Still, based on what I’ve learned during a career straddling academia and government service in jobs that involved international development and climate change, I believe that the United States lost prestige, influence and capacity during President Donald Trump’s t…

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