Summer in Poland is coming to an end, which means months of cloudy weather and low temperatures ahead. This also means that smog will make its annual appearance—a huge problem the country has…

Carlos Piñerúa |

The concept of Sustainable Development is not new to the development world. Everyone is familiar with the framework of 17 SDGs and their targets. To put the idea of sustainable and inclusive…

Talita Pessoa, Katie Kennedy Freeman |

El concepto de Desarrollo Sostenible no es nuevo, todos ya conocemos los 17 Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible, así como sus metas. Pero llevar a la práctica la idea del desarrollo sostenible es…

Talita Pessoa, Katie Kennedy Freeman |

It is impressive to see that there are more than 202 public entities applying behavioral insights to their policies today. In 2015, the World Bank became one such entity that began to explore the…

Carolina Sánchez-Páramo, Renos Vakis, Zeina Afif |

La rougeole est une maladie extrêmement contagieuse, mais on peut la prévenir dans la plupart des cas grâce à la vaccination et à une immunisation généralisée. Officiellement éliminée aux États-…

Donna Barne, Divyanshi Wadhwa |

  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 |

En 2018, Denis Mukwege s’est vu décerner, aux côtés de Nadia Murad, le prix Nobel de la paix en reconnaissance de ses efforts pour mettre fin à l’utilisation des violences sexuelles comme arme de…

Denis Mukwege, Caren Grown, Ede Ijjasz-Vasquez |

When searching for an example of how a country can improve revenues through improved taxation, look no further than Poland. By increasing tax compliance and closing loopholes in the tax system,…

Piotr Arak |