As the world urbanizes rapidly, cities continue to be the physical and social base for people’s prosperity and nature’s sustainability. In recent years, the idea of “smart cities” has grown more…

Myunggu Kang |

East Asia Pacific’s (EAP) strong economic performance over the past few decades has significantly benefited and empowered women in the region, bringing better health and education and greater…

Victoria Kwakwa |

Illicit trade in tobacco products undermines global tobacco prevention and control interventions, particularly with respect to tobacco tax policy. From a public health perspective, illicit trade…

Sheila Dutta |

© مجموعة البنك الدولي يوجد في العالم اليوم نحو 68.5 مليون من النازحين قسراً، أكثر من 25 مليوناً منهم يُعتبرون لاجئين. وقرابة 85% منهم تُؤويهم بلدان منخفضة أو متوسطة الدخل ذات موارد محدودة مثل…

الدكتور جيم يونغ كيم |

© World Bank Group [[tweetable]]There are about 68.5 million forcibly displaced people in the world today, of which more than 25 million are considered refugees.[[/tweetable]] Almost 85 percent of…

Jim Yong Kim |

Photo by World/Bank The purpose of any education system is to equip learners with the ability to live a fulfilling and productive life. Currently, East Asia is home to seven of the top ten…

Raja Bentaouet Kattan, May Bend |

Installation de la série Unpacked,  de Mohammad Hafez et Ahmed Badr. © Bassam Sebti/Banque mondiale Face à la crise migratoire en cours, le Groupe de la Banque mondiale s’attache à intensifier son…

Juliana J Biondo |

Fotografía de la obra Unpacked, una escultura de técnica mixta de Mohammad Hafez y Ahmed Badr. © Bassam Sebti/Banco Mundial El Grupo Banco Mundial aumenta el apoyo (i) a los refugiados, los…

Juliana J Biondo |

Installation shot of Unpacked, a mixed media sculpture by Mohammad Hafez and Ahmed Badr. © Bassam Sebti/World Bank As the World Bank Group strengthens support for refugees, internationally…

Juliana J Biondo |