As we get ready to kick off the new year, let’s recount the voices and stories about how we can enhance the way we interact with our planet. From Ethiopia to Indonesia, we’ve seen our efforts…

Andy Shuai Liu |

© UNICEF It’s been a difficult year for the people of Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, and all those fighting to end the terrible­­ Ebola epidemic that took thousands of lives, spread fear and…

Tim Evans |

  Children in the town of Gueckedou, Guinea, an area hard hit by the Ebola outbreak. Photo credits: ©afreecom/Idrissa Soumaré  EU/ECHO ​In a part of Sub-Saharan Africa where life is far from easy…

Claudia Costin |

قبل أن أتولى رئاسة البنك الدولي، كنت أعمل طبيبا متخصصا في الأمراض المعدية. وقد شاهدت بنفسي أن وقف وباء ما يتطلب تنسيق جهود كثير من الناس والمنظمات. لكن الإيبولا مختلفة. سأسافر اليوم وغدا إلى غينيا…

الدكتور جيم يونغ كيم |

​Avant de présider la Banque mondiale, j’étais médecin, spécialiste des maladies infectieuses. Alors je sais l’importance d’interventions coordonnées entre de multiples acteurs et organisations…

Jim Yong Kim |

​​Antes de asumir como presidente del Banco Mundial, yo era un médico especialista en enfermedades infecciosas. Sé de primera mano que detener una epidemia requiere la coordinación de esfuerzos de…

Jim Yong Kim |

"Disability is no barrier. Landmine victims play volleyball." Photo: AusAID I am often asked how “we” – development professionals and practitioners at large - can make a difference to…

Maitreyi Bordia Das |

The Cambodian Delegation Visiting the Veterinary and Animals Science University in Chittagong on September 2, 2014 Global partnerships often inspire higher education development. Partnerships were…

Shiro Nakata |

Sweety, Liza, Asad, Zulfikar and many others like them had a common dream – to have good careers and let their families have a better life. Realization of that dream should have been simple –…

Ahamad Tanvirul Alam Chowdhury |