Protecting ASEAN’s impressive gains over the past two decades will require prioritizing investments in people – that is, human capital.

Victoria Kwakwa |

Un grupo de estudiantes de 4 años y su maestra saludan con el gesto de namaste en una zona rural de Nepal. Foto: © Aisha Faquir/Banco Mundial. [[tweetable]]La vida y el futuro de un niño están…

Amanda Devercelli, Jaime Saavedra |

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أماندا ديرسيلي |

A class of 4 year olds and their teacher say namaste in rural Nepal.
Photo © Aisha Faquir/World Bank

Amanda Devercelli, Jaime Saavedra |

Dans une région rurale du Népal, une classe d’enfants de 4 ans et leur professeur disent namaste.
Photo © Aisha Faquir/Banque mondiale

Amanda Devercelli, Jaime Saavedra |

To boost productivity and go the next mile in its development path, Malaysia must improve its human capital through better learning and nutritional outcomes and social protection programs. (Photo…

Richard Record, Harsha Aturupane |

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 |

A man taking methadone, a synthetic opioid drug that treats heroin addition, at a voluntary treatment center for people who inject drugs in Kuala Lumpur. (Photo: Sutayut Osornprasop/World Bank)…

Sutayut Osornprasop, Adeeba Kamarulzaman, Anita Suleiman |

También disponible en: English | Français Un niño con el síndrome de Down mira su teléfono inteligente.
Foto: Thitiwat Samitinantana/Shutterstock. En 2015, el mundo se comprometió a lograr…

Charlotte McClain-Nhlapo, Christopher Thomas |