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What a Waste: A Global Review of Solid Waste Management

This study projects a 70% global increase in urban solid waste, with the annual cost rising from $205 billion a year to $375 billion a year by 2025. Developing countries will face the greatest challenge. Read More »

Publication
The Economics of Uniqueness

This book explores how investing in historic city cores and cultural heritage assets for sustainable development can pay off in many ways for rapidly expanding cities. Read More »

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Washington, D.C.

Chisako Fukuda

cfukuda@worldbank.org