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Critics: Zimbabwe’s New Currency Auction Unfairly Favors Big Business

The system is the country’s latest attempt to address its foreign currency woes, but small and medium-sized enterprises – the largest portion of the business sector – say it leaves them out.

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Startup Helps Ugandan Diaspora Build Back Home — Without Losing Money

An online hardware store offers expatriates a way to purchase building materials without enlisting the help of relatives — who sometimes prove unscrupulous. The company, one of an increasing number of innovative African tech startups, has seen clientele double during the pandemic.

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A Hydroelectric Dam but No Reliable Power: Outages Plague Kisangani

For thousands in Democratic Republic of Congo, outages are a daily disruption. Residents face economic consequences, and many blame the national electric company. Is a second dam the only solution?

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Nepal’s Christians Struggle to Find Burial Space, Despite Legal Protections

The Nepalese Constitution in 2015 pledged to respect all religions. But the country’s Christians say the shortage of cemeteries to bury their dead means they still lack basic human rights.

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Nepal’s Christians Struggle to Find Burial Space, Despite Legal Protections

Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions
Affordable and Clean Energy Affordable and Clean Energy
Affordable and Clean Energy

A Hydroelectric Dam but No Reliable Power: Outages Plague Kisangani

Affordable and Clean Energy
Decent Work and Economic Growth Decent Work and Economic Growth
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Critics: Zimbabwe’s New Currency Auction Unfairly Favors Big Business

Decent Work and Economic Growth
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Decent Work and Economic Growth

Startup Helps Ugandan Diaspora Build Back Home — Without Losing Money

Decent Work and Economic Growth
Gender Equality
Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions
Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions

Nepal’s Christians Struggle to Find Burial Space, Despite Legal Protections

Affordable and Clean Energy
Affordable and Clean Energy

A Hydroelectric Dam but No Reliable Power: Outages Plague Kisangani

Decent Work and Economic Growth
Decent Work and Economic Growth

Critics: Zimbabwe’s New Currency Auction Unfairly Favors Big Business

Decent Work and Economic Growth
Decent Work and Economic Growth

Startup Helps Ugandan Diaspora Build Back Home — Without Losing Money

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