Principals have to deal with hundreds of students and their personal and academic challenges. (Photo: Sarah Farhat​ / World Bank) All schools are different. I’m not referring to the building, the…

Jaime Saavedra |

Los directores tienen que lidiar con los desafíos personales y académicos de cientos de estudiantes. (Foto: Sarah Farhat / Banco Mundial)​ Todas las escuelas son distintas. No hablo del edificio,…

Jaime Saavedra |

A classroom in Godineşti in Gorj county, Romania. (Photo: Chiara Amato / World Bank) Buildings, classrooms, laboratories, and equipment- education infrastructure - are crucial elements of learning…

Janssen Teixeira, Jeremie Amoroso, James Gresham |

Une salle de classe à Godineşti, département de Gorj, Roumanie. (Photo: Chiara Amato / World Bank) Les infrastructures – bâtiments, salles de classe, laboratoires et équipements – constituent des…

Janssen Teixeira, Jeremie Amoroso, James Gresham |

O clasă în Godinești din județul Gorj, România. (Photo: Chiara Amato / World Bank) Clădirile, sălile de clasă, laboratoarele şi dotările – într-un cuvânt, infrastructura educaţională - constituie…

Janssen Teixeira, Jeremie Amoroso, James Gresham |

“Individuality is the product of both biological inheritance and personal experience, ” said Professor Charles A. Nelson during a recent presentation at the World Bank. Professor Nelson has been…

Magdalena Bendini |

While more ECA program countries are participating in the PISA assessment of 15-year-old students' skills, education poverty in these countries has only slightly declined since 2000. (Photo:…

Cristian Aedo, Katia Herrera Sosa |

Editor’s Note: This guest blog is by Salah-Eddine Kandri, the Global Sector Lead for education at the International Finance Corporation (IFC).   According to a report from McKinsey, about 60…

Salah-Eddine Kandri |

Grupul Banca Mondială a deschis biroul din București în anul 1991, iar în luna noiembrie a acestui an vom aniversa 25 de ani de activitate continuă în România. România a început colaborarea cu…

Elisabetta Capannelli |

In 1991, the World Bank Group opened its resident office in Bucharest and this November we will celebrate 25 years of continued presence in Romania. Romania joined the World Bank in 1972, yet it…

Elisabetta Capannelli |