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Climate action: ending 'business as usual'

#GlobalChallenges debate

While much of the focus at the Paris climate conference this December will be on states’ obligations, non-state actors are already responding to the challenge of climate change. Mary Robinson led a high-level panel debate on the role that businesses, finance and cities are playing in reaching zero net emissions.

Mary Robinson speaking at #GlobalChallenges debate on climate action
Measuring development - graph

How to measure development progress

New research

Which Millennium Development Goals we've met - and what this means for setting targets for the Sustainable Development Goals.

Video still - animation on progress in political voice

Ghana rising: progress on political voice

New research

Ghana's successful transition to multi-party democracy has contributed to improvements in health, education and other services.

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