Haiti is now the third most urbanized country in Latin America and the Caribbean. Here are five reasons why it should invest in resilient cities.
? Mary Stokes/World Bank

Malawi spends 80% of its basic education budget on teacher salaries, but its 61,000 primary school teachers are unevenly distributed between schools.
Alberto Gwande, the Headteacher at the Khuzi school near Nathenje, Lilongwe Rural East District, Malawi. ? Ravinder Casley Gera
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