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Rebuilding Tsunami-Affected Homes in Remote Islands of Tonga

Living in disaster-proof houses in safer locations, residents of Tonga’s Niuas Islands are now more secure as they recover from the tsunami that devastated their community in 2009. Read More »

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Urban China: Toward Efficient, Inclusive, and Sustainable Urbanization

China can save a total $1.4 trillion (15% of last year's GDP) if it builds more efficient, denser cities. A new World Bank-China joint report recommends using those savings to expand social services to all people—including migrants. Read More »

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Why should Governments Spend on Sanitation?

Shanta Devarajan

Apr 22, 2014

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