Development Progress

A four year research project supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. It aims to measure, understand and communicate where and how development progress has happened.


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Environment progress: greening the desert

Research and infographics

Balancing environmental concerns with the need for development: four new case studies examine progress in Brazil, Burkina Faso, China and Vietnam.

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Documentary: creating a greener Burkina

Short film

Subsistence farmers in Burkina Faso are taking on climate change with their own hands, turning huge swathes of desert back into fertile land.

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