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UNFPA May 25
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How have societies built the foundations for long-term development? New research shows the critical role of state capacity, constraints on executive power, and demographic transition. Read more ➡️
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Conventional cooling devices as refrigerators and room air conditioners account for as much as 10% of all global greenhouse gas emissions. How can we make cooling sustainable? Here are FOUR things about sustainable cooling that you need to know:
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1000 km from the North Pole, there is a vault with a collection of over a million different varieties of seeds? The aim is to conserve crop diversity for the future. Learn all about the `doomsday seed bank':
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Malnutrition is rampant in many parts of the world and a leading cause of child mortality. Can we measure inequalities in poverty within households to improve food security and help ? http:
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Visit the Repository: 28,000+ books, journals, technical papers, more!
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Better roads mean safer travel & easier access to services and markets in the poorest countries. Just one way the world got better from 2013-18. Learn more at
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World Bank May 25
& energy are helping the world's efforts to fight against . Batteries can help store that energy. So why don't we use them widely? And can we change that? Join us at , June 4-7:
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World Bank May 25
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World Bank May 25
Sub-Saharan Africa’s electricity access deficit remains the largest in the world at about 573 million people. It’s time to act! Learn more:
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World Bank May 25
90% of species in are found nowhere else on the planet. Read about a project that aims to reverse loss & degradation of natural resources, while boosting agricultural productivity and nutrition.
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World Bank May 24
Meet the finalists of the 2019 FT/IFC Transformational Business Awards--including Urban Technologies' all-electric car service, saving on transport costs AND carbon emissions. Tune in June 13 to see who wins!
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World Bank May 24
A girl 👧🏻👧🏼👧🏾👧🏽 that is empowered to manage menstruation safely, hygienically, with confidence & without shame is more likely to stay in school once she reaches puberty. A period should end a sentence – not a girl’s education:
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World Bank May 24
We are replacing with , draining for , cutting grasslands for more crops & overfishing . How can we save our planet for future generations? We could start with these 5 steps:
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World Bank May 24
Find out why the , countries & partners are coming together to try to close the massive human capital gap in the world today.
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UN Development May 21
. commits additional $100m to for our projects in . 3.4m Yemenis have improved access to vital lifesaving services such as , energy, & health thru our partnership w/ the World Bank.
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World Bank May 24
How can we deliver to keep 👨people, 🍎food and 💉medicines safe? Here are 4 things about sustainable cooling you need to know→ | Join us at , June 4-7 in Singapore!
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World Bank May 24
Historical calamities hold lessons for current development challenges. New research on tragedies like war and disease shows how public administration reform, decentralization & citizen empowerment can create a path to prosperity. Read more ➡️
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World Bank May 24
According to our latest analysis, the digital revolution can unlock inclusive growth and job creation across . Details ▶️
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