What Are The World’s Biggest Problems?

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The United Nations is taking action to better the world over the next 15 years. So, what are our greatest global challenges?

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UN Sustainable Development Summit
http://www.un.org/sustainabledevelopment/summit/
“More than 150 world leaders are expected to attend the UN Sustainable Development Summit from September 25-27 at UN headquarters in New York to formally adopt an ambitious new sustainable development agenda. ”

Hunger Statistics
http://www.wfp.org/hunger/stats
“Every year, authors, journalists, teachers, researchers, schoolchildren and students ask us for statistics about hunger and malnutrition.”

Environment: Ninety percent of Europeans believe biodiversity loss is a problem
http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-08-62_en.pdf
“An overwhelming majority of Europeans believe that the loss of biological diversity is a serious problem, according to a Eurobarometer survey on
attitudes to biodiversity.”

Tensions Simmer as Namibia Divides Its Farmland
http://www.nytimes.com/2004/12/25/world/africa/tensions-simmer-as-namibia-divides-its-farmland.html?mtrref=undefined
“It started as a minor dispute between farm worker and farm owner, a bit of unpleasantness that might have been smoothed over with a few mild words. ”

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