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World Bank Live at COP28

Join the World Bank at the 2023 UN Climate Change Conference (COP28) in Dubai from November 30-December 12 to watch all the World Bank’s live events, publications, and announcements.

Tackling the Climate Crisis
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Tackling the Climate Crisis

Kicking off a new limited series on the critical issues affecting the planet, people, and prosperity, we explore COP28, which comes at the heels of the hottest year in human history. Hear more about the impacts of the climate crisis and urgent solutions to address it.

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In 2023, 691 million people are estimated to live on less than $2.15, the international extreme poverty line. As global temperatures continue to rise, leading to worse living conditions for millions of people worldwide, the poorest are the most vulnerable and will be the most severely impacted.


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