Editor's note: This blog post is part of a series for the 'Bureaucracy Lab', a World Bank initiative to better understand the world's public officials. It is a well-known, if...

Rong Shi, Kerenssa Kay, Ravi Somani |

Today on Global Waste Picker Day, we explore the problem of solid waste management in the Gaza Strip and how it is compounded by poverty, unemployment, and severe restrictions imposed on residents...

Amal Faltas |

Women learn computer skills in Pakistan. Photo: Visual News Associates / World Bank Editor's note: This blog post is part of a series for the 'Bureaucracy Lab', a World Bank...

Shan Aman-Rana |

With the creation of the World Bank’s Human Capital project and launch of the Human Capital Index in October 2018 it is fitting for social accountability practitioners to ask how countries would...

Jeff Thindwa |

Photo: Simone D. McCourtie / World Bank Editor's note: This blog post is part of a series for the 'Bureaucracy Lab', a World Bank initiative to better understand the world's...

Daniel Rogger |

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Ede Ijjasz-Vasquez, Helidah Refiloe Ogude |

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Maitreyi Bordia Das, Rich Donovan |

Migration is one of the major defining factors of our time. [[tweetable]]Today, one billion people – one out of seven people in the world – are migrants, including over 250 million people living...

Kristyn Schrader-King, William L. Swing |

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Ashna Mathema, Anna Wellenstein, Maitreyi Bordia Das, Philip E. Karp |

What comes to mind when you think about “disability-inclusive education”? You may start with a few questions, such as: Are schools wheelchair accessible? Do disabled children have a chance to...

Simona Palummo, Tom Shakespeare |