International Finance

Tag : Global Burden of Disease


One Investment that Can Make Unhealthy Cities Livable and Fight Climate Change: Sustainable Transportation

BY RACHEL KYTE. 20th November 2013 The more the world urbanizes – and we’re forecast to be 70 percent urban-dwellers by 2050 – the more critical clean, efficient, safe transportation becomes. Access to better jobs, schools, and clinics gives the poor a ladder out of poverty and towards greater prosperity. But transport as we know...