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Transform food production for smallholder farmers

Make cities fit places for people to live and work

Improve access to clean energy that transforms lives


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Poor People's Energy Outlook - New Release

PPEO 2019 is the culmination of five years’ research, exploring what it takes to realise the kinds of energy services that enable people living in energy poverty to thrive. The report compiles and updates key messages and recommendations on energy access planning (PPEO 2016), financing (PPEO 2017) and delivering at scale, while also leaving no one behind (PPEO 2018).

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