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Aram Ziai

contributed to D+C/E+Z in summer of 2020. He is professor of development policy and postcolonial studies at the University of Kassel.  

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False promises, questionable term

The term “development” makes false promises and perpetuates colonial dominance thinking

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Achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals will require good governance – from the local to the global level.


The UN Sustainable Development Goals aim to transform economies in an environmentally sound manner, leaving no one behind.