Mettre fin aux gaz torchés peut procurer de l’énergie à des millions de personnes Six mois. Quarante-cinq entités participantes. Nous sommes désormais en bonne voie pour créer une norme de fait…

Anita Marangoly George |

Also available in: English | Français | العربية Seis meses. Cuarenta y cinco entidades suscriptoras. Estamos en camino hacia una nueva y ambiciosa norma mundial de facto para la industria del…

Anita Marangoly George |

With 54 percent of the world’s population now living in urban areas, central and local governments around the globe are faced with both opportunities and challenges. This week, policymakers from…

Mohamad Al-Arief |

Les campagnes appelant au changement des comportements sont omniprésentes. Elles sont là pour nous rappeler d'aller faire le vaccin contre la grippe, pour nous informer qu’il est interdit de…

Anushka Thewarapperuma |

There is no sign that the revival of interest in adaptive and entrepreneurial approaches to development work is going tail off soon. That’s why the demand is growing for indications of how the…

David Booth |

Also available in: Español | Français | العربية Nigeria has reason to celebrate. The country recently marked one year with no polio cases, bringing the world one step closer to eradicating a…

Julia Ross |

President Buhari of Nigeria vaccinates his 3-month-old granddaughter to mark one year of no polio cases in Nigeria. ​Photo courtesy of Dr. Andrew Etsano, Incident Manager of the Nigeria Polio…

Ayodeji Oluwole Odutolu, Benjamin Loevinsohn, Shunsuke Mabuchi |

This week at the Third International Financing for Development Conference in Addis Ababa, we’ve seen the birth of a new era in global health financing.   The World Bank Group, together with our…

Tim Evans |

A New Era for Every Woman, Every Child This week in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, during the Third International Financing for Development Conference, the United Nations, along with the World Bank Group…

Melanie Mayhew |

Photo credit: Jbdodane When Governor Adams Oshiomhole took office in Edo State, Nigeria, in November 2008, it was on the back of a protracted battle to retrieve his mandate through the electoral…

Katherine Anne Bain, Doug Porter |