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Achieving universal access to safe drinking water by 2030 could cost as much as $166 billion per year for capital expenditures alone.
China is tracking progress toward its goals by setting performance targets, which encompass the economy, education, the environment, and more.
Urban residents around the world know that living close to mass transit commands a price premium. But does this relationship hold true everywhere?
Women make up more than half of the tourism workforce, which makes the industry’s growth a unique opportunity to empower women across the world.
Urban growth in Pakistan brings new gender inequalities and challenges for women.
Though preserved in the president's budget, the State Department’s Office of Global Women’s Issues still lacks an appointed leader.
Many African countries lag behind their neighbors in internet access, limiting their access to a number of economic and social benefits.
To accommodate a growing number of largely poor urban dwellers, we need to use data in ways that will make change happen.
Could including more women in the labor force stimulate economic growth, enhance business competitiveness, and improve well-being?
By 2050, two thirds of the world’s population will live in cities.

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