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From weaving baskets to making masks for women in #Ghana , Dorcas, Founder of ASIGE, is producing sanitary items and masks for young women in high-risk communities during the pandemic. Read her story: @S4YE_Coalition #youthvoices #youthsolutions
How did the locust swarms in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia become such a threat? Rural Development Specialist Melissa Williams explains on The Development Podcast. Listen: Apple: Spotify: Web:
#COVID19 has caused disruptions in supply chains, declines in revenues, falls in production. Can foreign direct investment open new market opportunities for developing countries? New blog by @CeylaP_WBG
Government policies and global market conditions are evolving rapidly in response to the #COVID19 pandemic. Businesses must stay informed and adapt. A new global trade portal allows firms to access the timely and relevant information they need:
TOMORROW! Join us for a discussion on the challenges that sexual and gender #minorities cope with in fragile and conflict-affected environments, and the work of #humanitarian , development and peace actors #fragilityforum20
By 2050, the planet will have 9 billion people. Food production must increase 70% to feed them all: #ittakes