Supporting the municipalities in Gaza continues to be a critical task given the overall security and socio-economic situation in the Strip.

Chris Pablo, Dana Almubaied |

Women are agents of change in Bihar, India. Photo: World Bank  Empowering women in a society is essentially a process of uplifting the economic, social and political status of women and the…

Farah Zahir |

  By the end of 2016, the security situation in parts of central Yemen had improved—relatively speaking—in many rural areas of the governorate of Taiz, prompting a proportion of the more than 3.2…

Abdulelah Taqi |

The issue of child soldiers is a modern blight with a long historical pedigree. Once the norm, documented back to the classical world and prevalent till the 19th century, the phenomenon was…

Omer Karasapan |

Je rentre tout juste de Tunisie, un pays magnifique où je mettais les pieds pour la première fois. Découvrir ainsi le berceau de la révolution arabe, qui a éclaté fin 2010, a été une expérience…

Wael Zakout |

عدت توّاً من تونس، وهي أول زيارة لي لهذا البلد الجميل. وكانت تجربة مؤثرة لأن تونس هي مهد الثورة العربية الحديثة التي تفجّرت شرارتها الأولى في أواخر عام 2010. ولكن للأسف، يعاني معظم بلدان الربيع…

وائل زقوت |

[[tweetable]]Relationships with affected communities can make or break mining activities. [[/tweetable]]From a business perspective, local disputes can lead to more than US$20 million per week in…

Jared Schott, Felix Marco Conteh, Nathaniel King, Deval Desai, Nicholas Menzies |