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AGRICULTURE COMMODITIES

Global demand for palm oil, beef, cocoa and other commodities is rapidly increasing. Agricultural commodities offer both a challenge and an opportunity for global economic development, poverty reduction and environmental stewardship.

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ENERGY AND GAS

With rising global demand, highly volatile prices and increasingly stringent environmental regulations, the energy and gas industry faces three major challenges.

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POVERTY AND EMPLOYMENT CONDITIONS

The experience of countries that have succeeded in reducing poverty significantly point to the important role of high rates of economic growth combined with high rates of employment growth.

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ENVIORMENTAL IMPACTS

Climate change is the one of world’s biggest sustainability challenges of our time, threatening our ecosystem of basic needs. But climate change also presents CIC with opportunities to lead solutions