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Entering the sixth mass extinction". Much less frequently mentioned are, however, the ultimate drivers of those immediate causes of biotic destruction, namely, human overpopulation and continued population growth, and overconsumption, especially by the rich.

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The nearly 5 percent flaring decline begins to reverse years of increases in global gas flaring that started in The data reveals about billion cubic meters bcm of natural gas was flared in , down from nearly bcm in The study, Unrealized Potential: The High Cost of Gender Inequality in Earnings, examines the economic cost of gender inequality in lost human capital. A lot of progress has been made over the past few years toward extending financial access and the number of unbanked adults has fallen to 1.

The number of unbanked people continues to fall, even when accounting for population growth. Access the World Bank's portfolio of more than 12, development projects, including current and historical data since We help developing countries find solutions to the toughest global and local development challenges—from adapting to climate change to boosting food security to increasing access to energy.

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