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A recurring theme throughout this chapter is that we face a world of increasing complexity. One consequence of this complexity is that it is not possible for a piece such as this to develop a comprehensive list of contributions or even questions. Indeed, all that can realistically be hoped for is to highlight some key issues and trends, to provide a platform for an informed exchange of ideas, to prompt discussions and to point discussions towards identifying the right questions to ask.

Note 1. For information on the MDGs, see 〈http://www.un.org/millenniumgoals/〉 (accessed 1 February 2012).

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