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Oceans in Crisis

Urgent action needed to enhance the health and resilience of the bodies of water that sustain our world.

The importance of the world’s oceans cannot be overstated. They supply 50% of the oxygen we breathe, feed billions of people, and provide livelihoods for millions more. They are the great biological pump of global atmospheric and thermal regulation, and the drivers of the water and nutrient cycles. And they are among the most powerful […]

Africa’s Urban Opportunity

How can we propel Africa toward a more stable and prosperous future?

Africa’s prospects over the next three decades will be determined largely by how well it manages rapid urbanization. The challenge is certainly daunting. But the right approach can propel the continent toward a more stable and prosperous future. Over the next 30 years, 22 million people annually will move to Africa’s cities. By 2050, Africa’s […]