Over the past 10 years Russia has made great progress in increasing the life expectancy of its people. Back in the mid-2000s, we documented the dramatic decrease in life expectancy in the post-…

Patricio V. Marquez, Sevil Salakhutdinova |

Rubens Donizeti Valeriano - Panamericano de MTB XCO 2014 - Barbacena - MG - Brasil. Photo: Daniela Luna Evidence-based rule-making for private sector development and service deliveryANNOUNCEMENT…

Jim Brumby |

 Photo © Dominic Chavez/World Bank Performance budgeting (PB) has a deep and enduring appeal. What government would not want to allocate resources in a way that fosters efficiency, effectiveness,…

Donald Moynihan, Ivor Beazley |

À présent que l’épidémie d’Ebola recule, mais sans pour autant s’éteindre, les trois pays les plus affectés doivent trouver des moyens de reconstruire leurs économies et renforcer leurs systèmes…

Donna Barne |

Ante un brote de ébola (i) que cede pero aún no desaparece, los tres países más afectados ahora deben encontrar formas de reconstruir sus economías y reforzar sus sistemas de salud para intentar…

Donna Barne |

مع انحسار انتشار وباء الإيبولا، وإن لم يتم القضاء عليه نهائياً بعد، يجب الآن على البلدان الثلاثة الأكثر تضرراً إيجاد سبل لإعادة بناء اقتصاداتها وتقوية نظم رعايتها الصحية للحيلولة دون تعرضها لأزمة…

دونا بارن |

With the Ebola outbreak waning but not yet over, the three most affected countries must now find ways to rebuild their economies and strengthen their health systems to try to prevent another…

Donna Barne |

Возможно, эта информация осталась для вас не замеченной, но этой зимой Россия совершила важнейший прорыв к улучшению состояния здоровья населения страны, заслуживающий самой высокой оценки: в…

Patricio V. Marquez |

image Wikimedia Commons You might have missed it over the winter, but Russia achieved an important public health milestone that deserves applause: It enacted a national law that bans smoking in…

Patricio V. Marquez |

Also available in Spanish and French Spending a day at a kindergarten can be eye-opening for an adult. I’ll tell you why. The school in question is what we, in the Russian Federation, call an…

Tigran Shmis |