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Since 2000, there have been extraordinary improvements in human-development indicators, notes @savechildrenuk  CEO Kevin Watkins@KevinAtSave ). But if this decade is like the last one, the world will fall catastrophically short of the 2030 #SDG  targets

In a world where China, the US, and Russia have all grown increasingly hostile to the European Union, Europeans must strengthen their strategic capacity both economically and militarily, argues @ZakiLaidi  | #PSYearAhead2020  is a premium article

The drone strike that killed Qassem Suleimani not only brought the US and Iran to the brink of war; it exposed for all to see the disarray of US foreign policymaking under President Donald Trump | @ElizabethDrewOH 

As the postwar international order limps toward its 75th anniversary in 2020, it is time to rethink how to reinvigorate democratic deliberation and decision-making around the world, notes Klaus Schwab of @wef  | #PSYearAhead2020  is a premium article

All African governments must invest in detecting, preventing, and responding to infectious disease outbreaks, says @EpiAFRIC 's Ifeanyi M. Nsofor @ekemma ). Otherwise, how can they know when and where to deploy vaccines?

@realDonaldTrump  has unwittingly created an opportunity to expand the promise of America's founding document, writes @tribelaw  | #PSYearAhead  is a premium article

As we enter a new decade, we are also entering a new era of political economy | @shoshanazuboff  #PSYearAhead2020  is a premium article

Exports were key to Asia's rapid economic growth – as the contrasting fortunes of South Korea’s @Hyundai_Global  and Malaysia’s national car company Proton illustrate, argue Reda Cherif and Fuad Hasanov of @IMFNews  and Sabine Schlorke of @IFC_org 

The international community has less than one year to negotiate a framework capable of transforming our relationship to nature 

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Rabies kills 59,000 people annually, with one-third of the victims in India#healthcare 

Over time, the pressure of strong sentiment in Hong Kong and around the world is more likely to shift the totalitarian regime in Beijing than fighting the police and causing property damage are | Chris Patten

In 2016, progress was made in developing vaccines for #Ebola , dengue, shingles, and malaria

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Perhaps no country has exploited weak enforcement of international law more than China, writes @Chellaney . But it is hardly alone

If you get pneumococcal disease, you could lose your hearing, a limb, or your life. Get #vaccinated  | #globalhealth 

Big news! We're launching a new monthly column series by @yanisvaroufakis . Read his latest

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#Rabies, one of the world’s oldest known viruses, kills 59,000 people annually

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