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  1. Retweeted
    2 hours ago

    Are you working on in low- and middle-income countries? The Group and open call for proposals:

  2. 1 hour ago

    Child poverty not only limits futures, it limits societies

  3. 3 hours ago

    . works to protect forests & wetlands while saving homes, crops & businesses threatened by floods in

  4. 5 hours ago

    : consumption continues to drive growth but investment has rebounded from the lows in 2017,

  5. 9 hours ago

    New report identifies barriers and solutions to achieving targets in Côte d’Ivoire.

  6. 11 hours ago

    Turkey 🇹🇷, Lebanon 🇱🇧, & Jordan 🇯🇴, hosted 27% of all worldwide in 2015:

  7. 13 hours ago

    Landslides, dumpsites, and waste pickers. What do they have to do with building and communities?

  8. 15 hours ago

    How can we finance the of the future? More in this report:

  9. 17 hours ago

    The costs of meaningful action to aren’t prohibitive.

  10. 21 hours ago

    Almost 20% of children in developing countries live in extreme poverty compared to 10% of adults

  11. Jul 8

    W/o significant investment in , may push ~77M urban residents into poverty:

  12. Jul 8

    Global trends show that rapid progress is needed to :

  13. Jul 8

    Antimicrobial resistance () could lead to up to $1Trillion in global costs.

  14. Jul 7

    About 900,000 maternal & child deaths occur annually in . How we are helping change this statistic:

  15. Jul 7

    Sound policies, transparent governance & innovations are needed to change the future of water – An urgent call for accelerated action on water: Join us in committing !

  16. Jul 7

    Since 2011, the poverty redu ction fund has helped 650,000 rural poor:

  17. Jul 7

    By 2050, drug-resistant infections may be as damaging as the financial crisis of 2008.

  18. Jul 7

    is projected to cause 28M ppl to fall into by 2050:

  19. Jul 7

    are warmer due to : sea surface temperature has increased in most places since 1901:

  20. Jul 7

    is leading in the pursuit of a sustainable ocean economy. Learn why and how-->


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