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HUMAN DEVELOPMENT INDEX
Unlimited Resources, Limited Environment
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There is a growing awareness among political decision-makers that we need to take action to accommodate the resource needs of a human population that is expected to exceed 9 billion by 2050. Yet that awareness still needs to translate into political action.
Work Helps People Escape Poverty
Administrator, United Nations Development Programme
Work provides the means to tackle poverty, empower minorities by being inclusive, and protect our environment -- if jobs are green in a green economy. The challenge is to design policy responses to the changing world of work which will ensure that human development benefits from that change.
The Urban Gap
Peter A. Georgescu
Chairman Emeritus, Young & Rubicam; Author, 'The Constant ...
Here and there, you can see the mix of the moneyed and the homeless in any major U.S. city--it's always been an element of urban life in the past half-century. Yet in L.A., it can be more unavoidable than in other cities.
When the Economy Is Explained By the Beatles
Passionate about Women Journalism,world traveler, UN advocate ...
If you can picture the Beatles explaining today's economy through their songs' lyrics, I suggest you take a look at Federico Rampini's work.
Small & Big: The Interrelation That Exists
St. Gallen Symposium
The world's premier opportunity for healthy debates between ge...
Small is compact and constricted, always seen in comparison to big. The current global scenario demands an existence of both in equal forms. Small maybe frowned upon in terms of size, but it is the reason why big exists.
Trump Is the Face of Modern Fascism
Professor, University of North Florida
When he threatens to punch protestors or alludes to riots if the Republican Party does not coronate him, he is using the playbook of bullies. And when his supporters beat up Mexicans and Muslims, his threat is not protected free speech but akin to yelling fire in a crowded theatre.
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