Within a few weeks of the disaster, the tents, half a dozen of them, were lined up along a creek where houses with bamboo walls and nipa roofs had once stood. They were brand new… and empty. They...

Markus Kostner |

مشاركون من 90 بلدًا و400 منظمة حضروا منتدى الهشاشة 2018 لبحث نُهج التنمية والعمل الإنساني والأمن من أجل تعزيز السلام والاستقرار على مستوى العالم © البنك الدولي اتخذ المجتمع الدولي خطوة مهمة حيال...

فرانك بوسكيه |

Participants from 90 countries and 400 organizations joined the 2018 Fragility Forum to explore development, humanitarian and security approaches to fostering global peace and stability. © World...

Franck Bousquet |

Also available in Myanmar Chin state is the second poorest state in Myanmar, located in the mountains with poor road conditions making it difficult to travel. Photo: Kyaw Htut Aung/World Bank My...

Degi Young, Khine Nwe Zin, Aye Me Me Htun, Kyaw Htut Aung |

هذه المدونة متوفرة باللغات التالية: English التكنولوجيات المستجدة تغير مشهد اللوجستيات العالمية. والأدلة تتجلى في كل مكان: شركات اللوجستيات تستكشف أساطيل مستقلة وتوقف عمليات التخزين، وتبحث عن...

Karuna Ramakrishnan, يعين لم |

Also available in: Spanish Emerging technologies are transforming global logistics. The evidence is everywhere: Logistics companies are exploring autonomous fleets and “lights-out” warehousing,...

Karuna Ramakrishnan, Yin Lam |

Also available in Myanmar (.pdf)   In our previous post, we discussed some of the major land-related challenges facing Myanmar’s transition and development. In fact, resolving outstanding land...

Anna Wellenstein |

Also available in: Myanmar (.pdf)   Struggles over land in Myanmar have been a defining characteristic of the country’s six decades of armed conflict.   In the past, government acquired lands for...

Anna Wellenstein |

"The average length of time that refugees spend in camps is 17 years." This cruel statistic has been quoted many times, influencing our perception of refugee crises as never-ending...

Xavier Devictor, Quy-Toan Do |

Is it hot outside? Should I bring an umbrella?   Most of us don’t think much beyond these questions when we check the weather report on a typical day. But weather information plays a much more...

Lisa Finneran |