Spikes in food prices, an increasingly unstable global climate and the prolonged economic slowdown are hurting poor people the most. We track how food prices, climate change, and macro-economic crises affect vulnerable populations to guide the Bank's advisory and financial services.
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December 2, 2015 — A World Bank survey is helping understand the impact of the economic downturn on households and how the households are coping with lower incomes, so that poverty reduction efforts are well designed and targeted.
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