Santo Domingo, República Dominicana/Banco Mundial Este blog fue inicialmente publicado en el portal digital El Dinero Montar un negocio en República Dominicana toma 16.5 días y requiere un capital...

Alfredo González Briseño |

Last month, I attended the International Family Planning Conference in Kigali, Rwanda, where policymakers from across the world gathered to strategize about ways to achieve a demographic dividend—...

Annette Dixon |

Le mois dernier, j’ai participé à la Conférence internationale sur la planification familiale à Kigali, au Rwanda. Des responsables politiques du monde entier étaient réunis pour se pencher sur...

Annette Dixon |

The Ghana government’s new Coordinated Program strives to create opportunities for all Ghanaians; safeguard the natural environment and ensure that it is resilient; deepen governance to fight...

Camille Nuamah, Michael Geiger, Tomomi Tanaka |

In the Africa Chief Economist’s Office, we seek to generate knowledge on key development issues around the continent. We also host the Gender Innovation Lab, which – as the name suggests –...

David Evans |

Imagina un lugar donde has vivido por décadas. No solo tú, pero los padres y madres de tu padre y tu madre. Y cuando ellos vivían ahí, el lugar no era tan grande. Había tan solo unas decenas de...

Joaquín Toro |

The impact of growth on poverty in Ghana has slowed substantially over the years. Ghana’s largest fall in poverty, 2% a year, was experienced during 1991–1998. Between 2012 and 2016, the poverty...

Tomomi Tanaka, Camille Nuamah, Michael Geiger |

Ghana is a politically, economically, ethnically and demographically diverse country. The origins of economic and social inequality between the north and south of Ghana are largely due to...

Michael Geiger, Tomomi Tanaka, Camille Nuamah |

Globally, over one billion people – 15% of the population – live with some form of disability,  according to the World Health Organization’s World Report on Disabilities. Beyond their physical,...

Sofía Guerrero Gámez, Ana Rodriguez Coteron, Guillermo Romero Rodriguez |

En el mundo, alrededor de mil millones de personas -un 15% de la población- vive con algún tipo de discapacidad, según el Informe Mundial sobre la Discapacidad de la Organización Mundial de la...

Sofía Guerrero Gámez, Ana Rodríguez Coterón, Guillermo Romero Rodriguez |