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Latest Articles in global population

Rising Population, Supply Chain Disruptions: Can India Solve Global Food Scarcity?

India has been in the past an agrarian economy, but over the years, with rapid urbanisation and focus on services, the area under cultivation has been decreasing and even the yields have been falling

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World Population Hits 8 Bn Today: UN Report

It took 12 years for the global population to grow from 7 to 8 billion, and it will take approximately 15 years—until 2037—to reach 9 billion, indicating that the global population's overall growth rate is slowing

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One In Four People Globally May Not Get COVID-19 Vaccines Until 2022

The global pact aims to pool funds from wealthier countries and nonprofits to accelerate the development and manufacture of COVID-19 vaccines and distribute them equitably around the world.

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Asia-Pacific Closes In On World's Biggest Trade Deal

The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), which could be approved at the end of a four-day ASEAN summit in Hanoi, will progressively lower tariffs and aims to counter protectionism, boost investment and allow freer movement of goods within the region.

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