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Forests: How Can We Prosper in Harmony With Nature? 
Development Podcast

Forests: How Can We Prosper in Harmony With Nature?

With forests disappearing at an alarming rate, this latest podcast episode looks at the economics of biodiversity and how to achieve growth while also protecting forests.        

Wetland in Rwanda

To Grow Strong, Grow Green

With more than 50 percent of global GDP dependent on nature, understanding the economic value of biodiversity is essential for ending poverty on a livable planet.

Water for Shared Prosperity
Water Security

Water for Shared Prosperity

Water security is critical for reducing poverty, but a new World Bank Group report shows that billions of people will remain without water access unless urgent action is taken.

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