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  1. Article: Bill Gates-Backed Startup Makes Avocados Last Twice as Long
    Food & Hunger

    Bill Gates-Backed Startup Makes Avocados Last Twice as Long

    By Jasper Lo|June 20, 2018

    A plant-derived coating could help fight food waste. Read more

  2. Article: Kenya Hands Out Free Sanitary Products to Help Keep Girls in School
    Water & Sanitation

    Kenya Hands Out Free Sanitary Products to Help Keep Girls in School

    June 20, 2018|Voice of America

    The Kenyan government bought $4.6 million of sanitary towels. Read more

  3. Video: How the World Food Programme Will Use the Movies to Fight Hunger
    Food & Hunger

    How the World Food Programme Will Use the Movies to Fight Hunger

    By Jasper Lo|June 20, 2018

    A new PSA, created with a London ad agency, will be screened in theaters in 25 countries. Read more

  4. Article: 'This Is a Wake-Up Call': Cities Face Spikes in Extreme Heat and Floods by 2050
    Environment

    'This Is a Wake-Up Call': Cities Face Spikes in Extreme Heat and Floods by 2050

    June 20, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Action is needed now, according to one urban expert. Read more

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