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As young Africans push to be online, data cost stands in the way
Women-led startups help family farmers feed Latin America
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Are we making real progress towards 'net zero' emissions?
As taps run dry, Mexican drought fuels anger over water inequality
U.S. direct cash scheme targets race wealth gaps for Black women
UK's first net zero city? Nottingham eyes carbon neutral switch
Bangladesh fire survivors fear destitution after depot explosion
From Dhaka to Freetown, climate migration puts cities on alert
Indian workers suffer as heat waves turn factories into 'furnaces'
Lebanon's patients suffer as crisis causes health worker exodus
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Bangladesh fire: 10 deadly disasters for workers in South Asia
Sri Lankans turn to social media for help as economic crisis bites
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What is ESG and does it make financial sense for businesses?
US cities swap dead trees for new in circular economy for forests
Africa's mobile money taxes could push poor out of digital economy
As U.S. flooding worsens, South Carolina redraws risk maps
U.S. abortion rights threat fuels jump in crypto donations
Ukrainian refugees find haven at French castle
US youths leaving care given cash, and time, as COVID spurs action
Severe heatwave in India exposes gaps in access to cooling tech
Crypto crash leaves El Salvador with no easy exit from crisis
South Africa flooding leaves survivors traumatised, homeless
In Haiti, rising gang violence drives out small business owners
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As war and climate change bite, are high food prices here to stay?
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