As the world urbanizes rapidly, cities continue to be the physical and social base for people’s prosperity and nature’s sustainability. In recent years, the idea of “smart cities” has grown more…

Myunggu Kang |

This blog post is part of a series for the 'Bureaucracy Lab', a World Bank initiative to better understand the world's public officials and explores a range of approaches to…

Daniel Rogger |

为进一步强化我们的举措,我们将把对难民及其接待社区的支持列为我们即将制定的《脆弱、冲突和暴力问题应对战略》的关键支柱。

Kristalina Georgieva |

Les conflits et les persécutions obligent un nombre toujours croissant de personnes à fuir leur pays ou à changer de région dans leur propre pays. Il y a aujourd’hui dans le monde environ 29,4…

Kristalina Georgieva |

قال لنا أحمدين إبراهيم -وهو لاجئ ورائد أعمال إريتري- في الآونة الأخيرة "خير للمرء أن يكسب رزقه بنفسه من أن ينتظر الإحسان من الآخرين."

كريستالينا جورجيفا |

  The Richtersveld Community Conservancy on the south border of the Richtersveld National Park in the Northern Cape Province of South Africa. Photo: John Hogg/World Bank  This week I was at the G7…

Karin Erika Kemper |

It’s 2050 and a few months ago, our country, Congo Brazzaville, took a giant step along the path to its development and regional integration. Together with our neighbor Congo Kinshasa, we…

Amour-Freddy Bilombo Bazedimba |