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    Can Nigeria win its fight against codeine addiction?
    At the start of the year, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime warned the Nigerian government that a growing number of young Nigerians were abusing pharmaceutical substances such as codeine and tramadol.
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    A sustainable world by 2030?
    That is the challenge and the time limit. In this special, we take a glance at the Sustainable Development Goals set out in the 2030 Agenda, and examine, with the help of experts and examples on the ground, the scale of the challenges to be met, the progress made and the obstacles [...]
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    All the (44 million) lonely people
    Today, scientists speak about loneliness as if it were a chronic disease. They say it is as harmful as smoking 15 cigarettes a day, that it kills more people than obesity.
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    Can Malta tackle its traffic problem?
    With one of the highest population densities in the world and an unabating love for cars, paralysing traffic jams are a daily reality in Malta. Only improved public transport and a reduction in the number of cars on the island can break the [...]