Hundreds of thousands of tons of plastic remain uncollected on Caribbean islands each year and voluminous waves of plastic waste wash up on the shores, especially after severe storms.

Karin Kemper, Tahseen Sayed |

Hoy en día son cientos de miles las toneladas de plástico que cada año quedan sin recoger en las islas del Caribe, mientras grandes olas de desechos plásticos llegan a sus costas, sobre todo luego...

Karin Kemper, Tahseen Sayed |

Photo: Alex Proimos/Flickr Transport has a key part to play in connecting people to the resources they need in order to reach their full potential. In other words, transport and human capital go...

Karla Dominguez Gonzalez, Nathalie Picarelli, Malaika Becoulet |

Appel à projets pour une prochaine exposition d’art internationale. © GFDRR L’art peut provoquer dans le public une réflexion sur les risques de catastrophes et la résilience que la science, les...

Jocelyn Michele West, Simone Balog-Way, Emma Phillips |

Exposition sur le capital humain au Centre d’accueil des visiteurs du Groupe de la Banque mondiale à Washington. © Bassam Sebti/Banque mondiale Qu’entend-on exactement par « capital humain » ? Le...

Juliana J Biondo |

The lack of clean water and sanitation has been a major problem in Haiti for years. In Haiti, lack of access to quality water and sanitation has hit the population severely, with the poorest...

Carl Christian Jacobsen |

Traditional Charcoal Stoves in Haiti/ World Bank [[tweetable]]Across the world, over 3 billion people cook with solid biomass over traditional stoves resulting in negative impacts on health and...

Katie Kennedy Freeman |

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 |