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Do you want a better world for everyone? Support Global Goal #1 and the World Bank’s mission to end extreme poverty and create opportunities for all. Change your profile pic to show you support the fight to #EndPoverty! Let your friends know #ItsPossible to end extreme poverty by 2030!
How can price data end poverty? The demand for reliable, frequent and open price data, combined with its limited availability, has prompted research to find alternative ways to collect and disseminate price data. Join us on March 30 as we discuss these innovations and their role in achieving the SDGs at “The Future of Price Statistics: Innovations in Data, Technology and Methods.” Watch here: http://wrld.bg/ZWbcy
In this special round of the Resilience Dialogue series, thought leaders and community activists weigh in on the intersection of technology, disaster risk, and the gender divide. Sheryl Sandberg (COO of Facebook and Founder of Lean In) opens this high-level plenary event of the 2016 Understanding Risk Forum in Venice, Italy, which brings together grassroots women's voices, senior science and technology advisors, and international development leaders to discuss gender challenges and opportunities in disaster resilience, science, and policy.
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How can we scale up financing in countries affected by #fragility?
Join us on May 18 at 10:05 GMT for a discussion on the role of partnerships in finding innovative #Fin4Dev solutions to end poverty in countries affected by fragility, conflict and violence. Watch: http://wrld.bg/map6300fBQW
Extreme poverty is continuing to fall. But with 1 in 10 people still living poverty, our work is not done. The time to act is now.
Tell the leaders of your government that investing in people pays off. Early childhood development, education and infrastructure are great places to start.
#ItsPossible to #EndPoverty with the right policies. http://wrld.bg/SHRn304ZpQJ