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Economic Development

Narrowing the SDG Investment Gap

Meeting the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals will require massive investment from the private sector. Development finance institutions and development banks are uniquely positioned to help make that happen.

Humanitarian Response

Access to Water

Three Thoughtful Ways to Conserve Water

Nearly one in three people lives in a country facing a water crisis. Lana Mazahreh, who grew up in the water-scarce nation of Jordan, shares three lessons on how to save water and address what’s fast becoming a global crisis.

Environment & Climate

Preparing for a Warmer World

We have the technologies to combat climate change but not the means to implement them globally. Now we must both continue the fight and make realistic plans.

The Economic Imperative to Revive Our Oceans

We are running down the ocean’s asset base at an alarming rate. With bold action to halt destructive practices, we can preserve the ocean’s bounty for many generations to come.

Global Health

Hepatitis C: Common, Deadly, and Curable

With adequate funding, the right incentives, and a strategic, coordinated effort among a variety of stakeholders, this virus could be virtually eliminated in the US within a decade.

Centre for Public Impact

How are governments transforming lives and achieving positive impact? Explore our interviews, articles, briefing bulletins, and podcasts from around the world.

Sustainable Food Systems

A Forgotten Space Age Technology Could Change How We Grow Food

We’re heading for a world population of 10 billion people—but what will we all eat? Lisa Dyson, the CEO of the tech company Kiverdi, rediscovered an idea developed by NASA in the 1960s for deep-space travel. It could be the key to reinventing how we grow food.

Video Interviews

Professor Muhammad Yunus on the Power of Social Business

Professor Muhammad Yunus on the Power of Social Business

Professor Muhammad Yunus on the Power of Social Business

Wendy Kopp on Improving Education Around the World

Wendy Kopp on Improving Education Around the World

Journey Toward a Sustainable World - Lambertini, Marco

The Journey Toward a Sustainable World

Ertharin Cousin on Becoming Fit for Purpose

Ertharin Cousin on Becoming Fit for Purpose

Professor Muhammad Yunus on the Power of Social Business

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