MIL OSI Translation. Region: France and French Territories –
Source: United Nations – in French
Headline: Covid-19: pandemic threatens to push 130million more people into extreme poverty (UNCTAD)
The economic crisis caused by the novel coronavirus could be the most devastating of recent decades, with global gross domestic product (GDP) expected to contract by 4.3% in 2020, according to the latest forecasts from the United Nations Conference on trade and development (UNCTAD), published Thursday 19 November.
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