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Russia is the largest country in the world and it is rich in raw materials and natural resources. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, Russia has the world’s largest natural gas reserves and the second-largest coal reserves. It also holds the eighth-largest oil reserves.
Page last updated on January 27, 2020 Economy - overview: Despite its small size and lack of natural resources, Liechtenstein has developed into a prosperous, highly industrialized, free-enterprise economy with a vital financial services sector and one of the highest per capita income levels in the world.
This year, in collaboration with Global Witness, the Guardian aims to record the deaths of all people killed while protecting land or natural resources. At the current rate, about four defenders.
The 5 largest companies (Suncor, Canadian Natural Resources Limited, Imperial Oil, Husky and Cenovus) are responsible for over half of crude oil production in Canada. Crude oil is produced across the country from coast to coast to coast. In 2018, Alberta had the highest amount of crude oil production in Canada.
Miombo is the Swahili word for Brachystegia, a genus of tree comprising a large number of species. About 70% of energy consumed in southern Africa is in the form of fuelwood or charcoal. Soils of the Miombo woodlands are generally nutrient-poor. The mean annual rainfall ranges from 650-1400mm, most it falling in one season.
There is great diversity across the Pacific Islands region from Fiji, which is the largest country of the group (excluding Papua New Guinea) with a population of over 900,000, to Tuvalu and Nauru, with estimated populations around 11,000 each; making them the World Bank Group’s smallest members by population. Kiribati is one of the most remote and geographically-dispersed countries in the.
It also provides in-country support for a number of regional activities managed out of USAID's Southern Africa Mission. These regional activities address economic growth and environment, increase regional trade and participation in AGOA, enhance agricultural production, and ensure sound management of trans-boundary natural resources.