I still don’t have a clear answer to why the world of international development includes so much jargon — especially since the sector primarily addresses the lowest rungs of Maslow’s hierarchy of needs. When did food, water, and shelter become so complicated?
The Good, The Bad, And The Jargon
Sarika Bansal

Perhaps it’s a way of pushing away the basic moral discomfort we have with the unequal state of things? Complicate it and then you don’t have to look at it too closely.