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In a new paper, researchers from UNU-WIDER, Kings College London, and the Australian National University confirmed recent estimates on the shocking impact of COVID-19 on global poverty. They called on global leaders to take urgent action to avert a spike in global poverty that could undo decades of hard-won progress towards SDG 1. The research was picked up by media around the world and featured in over 70 outlets. More details here.
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