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Solar-Powered Submersible Water Pumps in Yemen | Climate Stories on Climate Action [Video]

Yemen is one of the world’s most water-stressed countries. Its fragile water system is collapsing amid ongoing conflict. People are forced to use unsafe water sources. But solar-powered water pumps brought a green solution. Our Climate Stories series highlights the World Bank Group’s support for investments, solutions and innovations on climate action that have made a real difference in the lives of people, communities, and economies while tackling climate change. Learn more: http://wrld.bg/GqIn50GO7lO #WBGShortsABOUT THE WORLD BANK GROUP 🌐 The World Bank Group is one of the world’s largest sources of funding and knowledge for low-income countries. Its five institutions share a commitment to reducing poverty, increasing shared prosperity, and promoting sustainable development. http://www.worldbank.org

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Pastoral Communities Build Climate Resilience in Djibouti | Climate Stories on Climate Action [Video]

Djibouti faces extreme water scarcity, exacerbated by population growth and climate change. Watch how pastoral communities are taking action to build climate resilience. Our Climate Stories series highlights the World Bank Group’s support for investments, solutions and innovations on climate action that have made a real difference in the lives of people, communities, and economies while tackling climate change. Learn more: http://wrld.bg/GqIn50GO7lO #WBGShortsABOUT THE WORLD BANK GROUP 🌐 The World Bank Group is one of the world’s largest sources of funding and knowledge for low-income countries. Its five institutions share a commitment to reducing poverty, increasing shared prosperity, and promoting sustainable development. http://www.worldbank.org

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Reducing Deforestation in Indonesia | Climate Stories on Climate Action [Video]

Indonesia’s natural assets support economic growth and mitigate climate change. But they are under threat from deforestation and forest degradation. That is changing through more sustainable landscape management. Our Climate Stories series highlights the World Bank Group’s support for investments, solutions and innovations on climate action that have made a real difference in the lives of people, communities, and economies while tackling climate change. Learn more: http://wrld.bg/GqIn50GO7lO #WBGShortsABOUT THE WORLD BANK GROUP 🌐 The World Bank Group is one of the world’s largest sources of funding and knowledge for low-income countries. Its five institutions share a commitment to reducing poverty, increasing shared prosperity, and promoting sustainable development. http://www.worldbank.org

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Forest Protection in Ghana | Climate Stories on Climate Action [Video]

Forest protection enhances people’s lives while slowing climate change. The World Bank supports forest programs in more than 50 countries, including Ghana. Our Climate Stories series highlights the World Bank Group’s support for investments, solutions and innovations on climate action that have made a real difference in the lives of people, communities, and economies while tackling climate change. Learn more: http://wrld.bg/GqIn50GO7lO #WBGShortsABOUT THE WORLD BANK GROUP 🌐 The World Bank Group is one of the world’s largest sources of funding and knowledge for low-income countries. Its five institutions share a commitment to reducing poverty, increasing shared prosperity, and promoting sustainable development. http://www.worldbank.org

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Young Innovators Drive Climate Action in Egypt | Climate Stories on Climate Action [Video]

The Middle East and North Africa is a hotspot for Climate Change. Young entrepreneurs and innovators across the region are scaling up efforts to accelerate climate action. In Egypt, these young change-makers are in action. Our Climate Stories series highlights the World Bank Group’s support for investments, solutions and innovations on climate action that have made a real difference in the lives of people, communities, and economies while tackling climate change. Learn more: http://wrld.bg/GqIn50GO7lO #WBGShortsABOUT THE WORLD BANK GROUP 🌐 The World Bank Group is one of the world’s largest sources of funding and knowledge for low-income countries. Its five institutions share a commitment to reducing poverty, increasing shared prosperity, and promoting sustainable development. http://www.worldbank.org

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Sustainable Cattle Ranching in Colombia | Climate Stories on Climate Action [Video]

5 million hectares of forests are lost each year, mostly to agriculture. But growing crops and raising cattle don’t need to result in forest loss. Colombia’s “silvopasture” combines trees with pasture to benefit the environment. Our Climate Stories series highlights the World Bank Group’s support for investments, solutions and innovations on climate action that have made a real difference in the lives of people, communities, and economies while tackling climate change. Learn more: http://wrld.bg/GqIn50GO7lO #WBGShortsABOUT THE WORLD BANK GROUP 🌐 The World Bank Group is one of the world’s largest sources of funding and knowledge for low-income countries. Its five institutions share a commitment to reducing poverty, increasing shared prosperity, and promoting sustainable development. http://www.worldbank.org

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Conserving Ocean Resources in Belize | Climate Stories on Climate Action [Video]

In Belize, climate change is putting local communities at risk. But a transformation is happening. The country is protecting its ocean resources to increase its climate resilience. Our Climate Stories series highlights the World Bank Group’s support for investments, solutions and innovations on climate action that have made a real difference in the lives of people, communities, and economies while tackling climate change. Learn more: http://wrld.bg/GqIn50GO7lO #WBGShortsABOUT THE WORLD BANK GROUP 🌐 The World Bank Group is one of the world’s largest sources of funding and knowledge for low-income countries. Its five institutions share a commitment to reducing poverty, increasing shared prosperity, and promoting sustainable development. http://www.worldbank.org

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Solar-Powered Metro in India | Climate Stories on Climate Action [Video]

To meet the growing need for clean energy, India is ramping up solar power generation. For example, 60% of Delhi Metro’s daytime energy requirement is being met through solar power. Our Climate Stories series highlights the World Bank Group’s support for investments, solutions and innovations on climate action that have made a real difference in the lives of people, communities, and economies while tackling climate change. Learn more: http://wrld.bg/GqIn50GO7lO #WBGShortsABOUT THE WORLD BANK GROUP 🌐 The World Bank Group is one of the world’s largest sources of funding and knowledge for low-income countries. Its five institutions share a commitment to reducing poverty, increasing shared prosperity, and promoting sustainable development. http://www.worldbank.org

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Investment Groups Vying to Acquire Port of Haifa [Video]

At least four investment groups are vying to acquire the port of Haifa in Israel, with bids expected to be as high as $600 million, Reuters reported, citing unnamed sources. Formal bids by the groups, from Israel, Europe, India and the United Arab Emirates, are set to be proffered by October, according to the report. Ownership of the major port, Israels largest, is expected to be transferred at the beginning of next year.

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Millennial pension habits to cost your retirements – get ready to fund your grandchildren | Personal Finance | Finance [Video]

PENSION saving habits are usually built up throughout a person’s working life but new research shows some generations are ill prepared for retirement. Millennials are struggling, or underestimating, the value of their pensions and this could impact older generations down the line.