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Keeping Girls in Schools Can Reduce Poverty -UNFPA un population fund 1 1 Top story

Ensuring girls stay in school could boost the developing world economy by 21 billion shillings a year according to a new United Nations study. Girls are less likely than boys to complete schooling and more likely to face forced marriage, child labour, female genital mutilation and other undermining practices.
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Afforesting Kilimanjaro Could Ease East Africa's Water Shortages 1

The report, entitled Sustainable Mountain Development in East Africa in a Changing Climate, launched at the World Mountain Forum in Mbale today, notes that loss of Mount Kilimanjaros forests could trigger water crisis as rivers begin to dry up.
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