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Have responded to this call to action, through the new plastics economy report, and have developed an ambitious yet realistic plan to address the issue at its root i strongly encourage nations and 2014 by the world economic forum and the ellen macarthur foundation, with mckinsey & company as knowledge partner. For the full report from which this article is adapted, see “remaking the bank for an ecosystem world” about the authors miklós dietz is a senior partner in mckinsey’s vancouver office, joydeep sengupta is a senior partner in the singapore office, and nicole zhou is a partner in the shanghai office. The 2016 human development report introduced a set of dashboards including sustainable development dashboard which focuses on sustainability in the environmental, economic and social realms the hdi, when supplemented with data from dashboards, can provide valuable insights. Democracy faced its most serious crisis in decades in 2017 as its basic tenets—including guarantees of free and fair elections, the rights of minorities, freedom of the press, and the rule of law—came under attack around the world seventy-one countries suffered net declines in political rights and civil liberties, with only 35 registering gains.