Global Climate Risk Index 2019 #climaterisk

Who suffers Most from Extreme Weather Events? Weather-related Loss Events in 2017 and 1998 to 2017 The Global Climate Risk Index 2019 analyses to what extent countries and regions have been affected by impacts of weather-related loss events (storms, floods, heat waves etc.). The most recent data available — for 2017 and from 1998 to […]

Building bridges for gender equality #dontignoreher #gender #equity

GLOBAL EDUCATION MONITORING REPORT 2019 Key Messages: #DontIgnoreHer 1.    Despite progress, many countries still have significant gender gaps in educationTwo out of three countries have achieved gender parity in primary education, one in two have achieved parity in lower secondary education and one in four in upper secondary education.   This will not change unless we […]

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MORE THAN l/2 OF THE WORLD’S POOR ARE CHILDREN #poverty #children

More than half of the world’s poorest people are children, even though they (children) represent only 30 percent of the world’s total population and the results only consider children living in established households. Building on new modeling methods developed by World Data Lab, it is now possible to provide preliminary estimates of poverty trends in […]