Illicit trade in tobacco products undermines global tobacco prevention and control interventions, particularly with respect to tobacco tax policy. From a public health perspective, illicit trade…

Sheila Dutta |

More than 150 people participated in the SotM Africa conference in 2017. (Courtesy of SotM Africa) There is a unique space where you can encounter everyone from developers of self-driving cars in…

Vivien Deparday, Jocelyn Michele West, Mira Lilian Gupta |

Di antara 29 negara dan ekonomi kawasan Asia Timur dan Pasifik, kita bisa menemukan beberapa sistem pendidikan paling sukses di dunia. Tujuh dari sepuluh pencetak rata-rata nilai tertinggi pada…

Michael Crawford |

Among the 29 countries and economies of the East Asia and Pacific region, one finds some of the world’s most successful education systems. Seven out of the top 10 highest average scorers on…

Michael Crawford |

[[tweetable]]En menos de dos semanas, alrededor de 1000 personas se reunirán en la ciudad de Washington para participar en el Foro sobre Fragilidad 2018.[[/tweetable]] Autoridades responsables de…

Franck Bousquet |

Dans quelques jours la Banque mondiale accueillera un millier de personnes pour l’édition 2018 du Forum sur la fragilité. Décideurs publics de pays développés et en développement, acteurs de l’…

Franck Bousquet |

في أقل من أسبوعين فقط، سيجتمع نحو 1000 شخص في واشنطن العاصمة من أجل منتدى البنك الدولي حول الهشاشة لعام 2018. سيحتشد واضعو السياسات من البلدان النامية والمتقدمة، وممارسون من وكالات الإغاثة…

فرانك بوسكيه |

[[tweetable]]In just under two weeks, about 1, 000 people will gather in Washington D.C. for the 2018 Fragility Forum[[/tweetable]]. Policy makers from developed and developing countries,…

Franck Bousquet |

Construction of a sky train in Bangkok, Thailand. Photo: Seksan Pipattanatikanunt/World Bank In the past, procurement (purchasing) was not considered to be a specialist function but one of the…

Adu-Gyamfi Abunyewa |

This blog post was co-authored by Franz Drees-Gross, Director, Transport and ICT Global Practice, and Ede Ijjasz-Vasquez, Senior Director, Social, Urban, Rural and Resilience Global Practice.…

Franz Drees-Gross, Ede Ijjasz-Vasquez |