Il semble qu’il ne se passe pas deux semaines en Afrique subsaharienne sans que de nouvelles découvertes de pétrole, de gaz naturel ou de minéraux ne fassent les gros titres, pays après pays.…

Makhtar Diop |

In country after country in Sub-Saharan Africa, new discoveries of oil, natural gas and mineral deposits have been making headlines every other week it seems. When Ghana’s Jubilee oil field hits…

Makhtar Diop |

This week in Doha, the marble corridors of the Qatar National Convention Center resonate with voices from around the world. Over half way through the UN Climate Change Conference, as ministers…

Rachel Kyte |

        A little more than a year ago, when Marie-Hélène Bricknell arrived in Iraq to establish a permanent presence for the World Bank, sirens in the "Green Zone" warning of incoming…

Will Stebbins |

في الوقت الذي يعكف فيه البنك الدولي على إعداد استراتيجية الشراكة القطرية الكاملة مع العراق، تتأمل ماري-هيلين بريكنيل التحديات الخاصة بالعمل في بيئة ما بعد الصراع.  قبل أكثر من عام مضى، عندما وصلت…

ويل ستيبينز |

        As the Arab Spring swept through the region, Iraq was at war and fighting a homegrown insurgency. Since the war’s end, Iraq has had to pick up the pieces and come to terms with its…

Marie-Helene Bricknell |

بينما كانت ثورات الربيع العربي تجتاح المنطقة، كان العراق يخوض حربا ويكافح تمردا داخليا. ومنذ أن وضعت هذه الحرب أوزارها، كان على العراق لملمة جراحه وترتيب أوضاعه ومعالجة آثار العقوبات التي كانت…

ماري هيلين بريكنل |

When you want to put money, ideas, innovation, and hard work together to increase food security, there’s nowhere better than the Global Agriculture and Food Security Program – GAFSP. Don’t just…

Rachel Kyte |

        The World Bank’s database Global Findex estimates that more than 2.5 billion people from around the world lack access to formal financial institutions, with the largest concentrations in…

Amin Mohseni-Cheraghlou |

Video Platform Video Management Video Solutions Video Player Young men from four formerly war-torn African countries put years of conflict and hardship behind them last weekend as they played each…

Chantal Rigaud |