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Learn about a new agribusiness tool we're developing with SCOPEinsight to help farmers gain access to materials, finance, & markets: http://wrld.bg/yXmRG
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Do you know where this photo was taken? 

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This country achieved a 92 percent increase in coffee productivity thanks to specialized training for women. Learn more here --> http://wrld.bg/xQ6Q6
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Nepal or Thailand?
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The answer to yesterday's question is 70%. Thanks to all who participated!

Despite a growing scarcity of land, water, and energy resources, many innovative business solutions are already delivering win-win outcomes. 

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With careful design, the same development projects that improve communities, save lives, and increase GDP can also fight climate change.

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How can companies achieve stronger performance while addressing sustainability challenges? Find out in our new publication: http://wrld.bg/xPU4x.

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The answer to yesterday's question is: Indonesia! Thanks to all who participated. 

About 80 percent of coffee farming activities in Indonesia are handled by women in North Sumatra. 

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How the heartbeat of an oyster can help tackle global challenges of food security: http://wrld.bg/xQglr 

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What percent of the world's fresh water withdrawals is used in agriculture? 

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Blood that work is too hard!
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NEW REPORT: Government policies that encourage low-carbon transportation and energy efficiency in buildings and industry could increase global economic output by more than $1.8 trillion per year: http://wrld.bg/yjkAp
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Working to boost small businesses in Peru: http://wrld.bg/yeyIJ
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New report reveals up to $5 billion in investment opportunities for waste-heat recovery systems in the cement sector.

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Video: What the judges have to say about the new FT / IFC Transformational Business Awards program: http://wrld.bg/yeuoG
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Our purpose is to create opportunity for people to escape poverty and improve their lives.
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IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is the largest global development institution focused exclusively on the private sector. We help developing countries achieve sustainable growth by financing investment, providing advisory services to businesses and governments, and mobilizing capital in the international financial markets.

Creating opportunity where it's needed most
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