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MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA
Arab World Diaspora is Important for Regional Development

With 20 million of its people living abroad, the Middle East & North Africa has proportionally more citizens in the diaspora than most regions. A new World Bank Group report provides policy advice on how to harness the potential of this diaspora. Read More »

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In most regions of the world, over 70 percent of freshwater is used for agriculture. By 2050, feeding a planet of 9 billion people will require an estimated 50 percent increase in agricultural production and a 15 percent increase in water withdrawals. Read More»


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