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Learn how nature-based solutions are increasingly recognized as an essential tool in mitigating disasters and supporting climate resilience.

Brenden Jongman, Sally Judson |

Are you paying taxes on sugary drinks? Half of the world's population does and here is why it makes sense

Kate Mandeville, Libby Hattersley, Meera Shekar |

As we all know, data is a fundamental necessity for evidence-based decision-making. But we have a challenge − women’s status and voice are often not reflected in official statistics. Either…

Andy Kotikula |

Following the devastating earthquakes in Türkiye, the risk of reversing human capital gains and poverty reduction looms large. Yet such a shock has the potential to accelerate Türkiye’s vision to…

Heba Elgazzar |

Studying how baseline surveys affect outcomes and experimental treatment effects helps to judge the external validity of results.

Kathleen Beegle |

Global poverty estimates were updated today on the Poverty and Inequality Platform (PIP). This update includes new regional poverty aggregates in 2020 and 2021 for Latin America and the Caribbean…

Samuel Kofi Tetteh Baah, R. Andres Castaneda Aguilar, Carolina Diaz-Bonilla, Tony Fujs, Christoph Lakner, Minh Cong Nguyen, Martha Viveros |

Social networks can play a crucial role in exposing youth to different opportunities and activities, either socially or professionally.

Marcus Holmlund, Nausheen Khan, Emily Crawford |

Both economic theory and empirical evidence suggest that a refugee crisis can have positive and negative impacts on host communities. While certain groups, such as landlords, entrepreneurs, and…

Paolo Verme |

Within Pacific communities, vulnerability from climate impacts is also not evenly distributed, with the poorest and most vulnerable, including women, often bearing the most significant burden.

Abidah B. Setyowati, Lachlan McDonald, John Cox |

Burundi, a beautiful land of thousands of collines (hills), is losing its natural capital base at an alarming rate because of climate change. The country is sculpted with lush green hillsides…

Arame Tall, Nfamara K. Dampha |