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 |

Cod in many guises from dry fish for export to Nigeria to selling collagen and oil elsewhere. Photo: Joao Moura/World Bank From Mozambique’s white-sand beaches to Iceland’s snow-white ports, a…

Joao Moura Estevao MarquesdaFonseca |

O bacalhau em muitas formas, de peixe seco para exportação à Nigéria até colágeno e óleo para venda em outros lugares. Foto: João Moura / Banco Mundial Das praias de areia branca de Moçambique aos…

Joao Moura Estevao MarquesdaFonseca |

Read this post in Español, Français, 中文, عربي Walking out of Keflavik airport as the arctic breeze hit my face at 50 km per hour, I thought to myself, “I love my job.”  A job that makes a tropical…

Sri Mulyani Indrawati |

其他文种: English, Español, عربي世行常务副行长英卓化, 2013年3月7日 走出 凯夫拉维克国际机场,北极寒风以每小时50公里的速度吹打着我的面颊。这一刻,我暗自想道:“我热爱自己的工作。”这份工作让我这样一个热带地区居民充分享受到了冰岛人的热情款待,也使得我学到了他们丰富的经验。冰岛地处次北极圈,总人口32万,面积仅相当于美国肯塔基州,…

英卓华 |

A few years ago I had the pleasure of swimming in a big, heated pool. Outdoors. In winter. It sounds like an unaffordable luxury, and in most places, it is. But in Iceland, you can swim all year…

David Lawrence |

The eruption of Eyjafjallajokull in Iceland could mean some good news for those of us concerned with understanding the science of climate change. As volcanoes go, this is small stuff.  The last…

Michael Levitsky |