How can data be used to improve disease outbreak warning, urban planning, air quality, or agricultural production? Seven winning projects, which will receive support from the third round of…

World Bank Data Team |

Globally, 56 percent of children live in countries with Human Capital Index (HCI) scores below 0.5. As these countries gear up to improve their human capital outcomes, it is vital to set a target…

Zelalem Yilma Debebe |

One journalist used it as a data source for a story on solar energy in Makueni County. Another accessed the data for inclusion in a piece on sanitary napkin distribution in East Pokot. Development…

Daniel Nogueira-Budny |

كان هناك أكثر من 7 مليارات شخص على وجه الأرض عام 2013. وفي حين أن هذا كان أكبر عدد على الإطلاق، فإن معدلات نمو السكان تنخفض باطراد وذلك لأسباب يعود بعضها إلى انخفاض معدلات الخصوبة. واليوم، الجمعة…

إيمي سوزوكي |

There were more than 7 billion people on earth in 2013. While this is the highest number ever, the population growth rate has been steadily declining, in part due to declining fertility rates. …

Emi Suzuki |

Había más de 7000 millones de personas en el planeta en 2013. Si bien esta es la cifra más alta de la historia, la tasa de crecimiento de la población ha ido disminuyendo de manera constante, en…

Emi Suzuki |

Kenya: The Journey to Prosperity