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Under-5 mortality rate has dropped

Since year 2000 there has been a drop in mortality rates for children under five years. Meaning 4.5 million fewer children will die before the age of five.

More lions in India

In 2015 the population of the endangered Asiatic lions was 523. That number has since then grown to 650 lions in 2017. That is a growth of 24.28%.

Koreans want cleaner air

The coal capital of South Korea Chungnam, wants to attain 0% coal-fired power by 2050. The region’s 30 plants emit 24.7% of the country’s greenhouse emissions.

The two Koreas remove landmines

North and South Korea have begun removing all landmines on a part of the 250 km border. The mines are to be removed within 20 days.

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Billions of people all over the world live without an official address or identity, and it makes almost everything in life difficult or impossible. But new technology allows everyone to tell where they live - with just three words. What do California, Rwanda and Morocco have in common? They have all turned the plastic bag down It has become so unpopular to use land mines that most states refuse to use the unpredictable weapons. This month, the treaty against land mines celebrates its 20th birthday, and it is one of the best examples of how people pressure can change the world.

Analysis: Paul, the princess, and the people cracked the land mine problem

It has become so unpopular to use land mines that most states refuse to use the unpredictable weapons. This month, the treaty against land mines celebrates its 20th birthday, and it is one of the best examples of how people pressure can change the world.

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