Para el Grupo Banco Mundial el 2016 fue otro año memorable en la lucha contra la pobreza y en la búsqueda de mejores mecanismos económicos para compartir la prosperidad en el mundo. Por lo…

Analía Martinez, José Carlos Ferreyra |

Another year has passed, and as we do each year-end, here’s a rundown of what content resonated most with you on World Bank social media in 2016. Four World Bank Facebook posts you cared about…

Mario Trubiano |

Both my grandfathers smoked when they were young. My father’s father was a shopkeeper who smoked a pipe and my mother’s father was a smallholder who smoked cigarettes. Both died of heart failure…

Alex Kremer |

Оба моих деда в молодости курили. Отец моего отца был лавочником, который курил трубку, а отец моей матери – мелким фермером и курил сигареты. Оба умерли от сердечной недостаточности и оставили…

Alex Kremer |

Ambii mei bunici fumau în tinerețe. Bunelul din partea tatălui fuma pipa, iar cel din partea mamei era fermier și fuma țigări. Ambii au lăsat bunicile văduve fiind răpiți de atac de cord. Tatăl…

Alex Kremer |

Élève dans une école primaire de Freetown, Sierra Leone. Photo © Dominic Chavez/Banque mondiale Selon un rapport de l’Organisation des Nations Unies pour l’éducation, la science et la culture, en…

Oni Lusk-Stover, Rosemary Rop, Elaine Tinsley, Tamer Samah Rabie |

Also available in: Español  |  Francais Student at primary school in Freetown Sierra Leone. Photo © Dominic Chavez/World Bank A UNESCO report estimates that one in ten girls in Sub-Saharan Africa…

Oni Lusk-Stover, Rosemary Rop, Elaine Tinsley, Tamer Samah Rabie |

While 85 percent of participating OGP countries have digitized their public records, only 16 percent are storing them in secure, professionally managed digital repositories. On April 22 and April…

Anne Thurston, Victoria L. Lemieux |

Dr. Flora Lubowa is a medical officer at the Magomeni Health Center. Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: Photo Arne Hoel I have worked on public procurement and governance for most of my life. But I have…

Robert Hunja |

Qu’est-ce qui pourrait changer véritablement la donne face à l’ampleur des défis que nous devons relever dans le monde, de l’élimination de la pauvreté et de la faim à l’accès à une éducation de…

Donna Barne |