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◼️ US: -6.1% ◼️ Euro Area: -9.1% ◼️ Japan: -6.1% Forecasts show advanced economies shrinking 7% in 2020 amid a plunge in domestic demand, along with severe disruptions to supply, trade, and finance. #WBGEP2020
@WorldBank Group’s commitments to help countries achieve better development outcomes and address the health and economic impacts of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) rose to $73.4 billion in fiscal year 2020. Read our 2020 financial statement:
@WorldBank remains committed to working with the people of #Lebanon for lasting economic and social recovery. Our engagement has to be guided by radical transparency, inclusion, and good governance. - @AxelVT_BM
#COVID19 has changed everything. Learn about the challenges facing the developing world. We've selected 7 of our favorite items to engage, inform and inspire you:
By 2050, the planet will have 9 billion people. Food production must increase 70% to feed them all: #ittakes