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Global GDP has declined this year following the war in Ukraine. Image: OECD

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After an initial hit in March, the Russian ruble has consistently risen in value. Image: Wall Street Journal

Sri Lanka is $51bn in debt to foreign entities. Here's how it happened Image: Visual Capitalist

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Carbon budgets measure how much CO2 is produced and calculate by how much emissions must be cut in the future. Image: Carbon Tracker

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