Published in association with the World Bank the Atlas of Global Development vividly illustrates the key development challenges facing the world today. Social, economic, and environmental issues that are facing the planet are presented by easy-to read, colourful world maps, tables, graphs, text and photographs. / Headline hitting issues such as Aids, population living below $1 a day, freshwater, trade are presented, giving an objective view of the state of the world we live in. / Country comparisons of key social indicators like life expectancy, infant mortality, safe water, population below the poverty line and energy efficiency. / Authoritative statistics from the world bank's World Development Indicators.