At the end of the three-year project (2019-22), children in intervention schools could fluently read at 42.4 words per minute (which meets the Global Minimum Proficiency standards), while children in non-intervention schools could read only 30.3 words per minute.
Emissions of planet-heating gases caused by human activity, such as burning fossil fuels, need to be halved by 2030 and end completely by mid-century to keep alive the Paris climate accord's goal of limiting global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius.
The world coffee market rose sharply last week as funds and speculators returned to buy when the USDA report adjusted down the output of coffee crop year 2022/2023 of many main producing countries due to adverse weather.
Financial giants Goldman Sachs forecast that global music market revenue - incorporating recorded music, music publishing and live events - will top $87.6bn by the end of 2022 and jump to $153bn by 2030.
Just recently, Australia showed its commitment to achieving a better environment by pushing for a global agreement to end plastic pollution by 2040, which includes feasible and effective global targets to phase out plastic waste products by 2025.