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What purposes our Digital Monthly serves, and how it differs from the print issue

Poverty reduction

Overview education

Our overview compiles contributions on education

International standards

Better data systems for better social protection

A global initiative aims to develop international standards for data systems to improve support for those in need

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Our view

Appreciating the value of waste

We must transition fast to fair circular economies, either recycling or avoiding waste

Waste management

Circular economy is an opportunity for society

Transitioning to a circular economy is a key strategy to improve living conditions for people worldwide

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Waste exports

The rich countries practice waste colonialism

Industrialised countries are disposing of large volumes of their waste in poorer countries. The consequences are disastrous


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Bail-out lending

Disagreement between China and the Paris Club

China is aware of sovereign-debt nightmare, but cannot solve problems on its own


Global pandemic preparedness measures

A new pandemic fund aims to protect the global community from another catastrophe

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Achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals will require good governance – from the local to the global level.


The UN Sustainable Development Goals aim to transform economies in an environmentally sound manner, leaving no one behind.