Closing gaps and financing taps: The next step for rural water supply

Kristoffer Welsien, Gabriel Lwakabare |

Los niños nacidos alrededor de 15 años después de la llegada masiva de personas refugiadas y cuyos padres habían vivido en zonas de refugiados ¿experimentan efectos intergeneracionales en la salud…

Soazic Elise Wang Sonne, Paolo Verme |

We recently published a paper, Intergenerational Impact of Population Shocks on Children’s Health: Evidence from the 1993-2001 Refugee Crisis in Tanzania, that looks at the long-term impacts of…

Soazic Elise Wang Sonne, Paolo Verme |

Nous avons souhaité savoir si l’exposition à un vaste afflux de personnes déplacées chez les enfants des communautés d’accueil avait des effets intergénérationnels sur la santé.

Soazic Elise Wang Sonne, Paolo Verme |

أصبحت تنزانيا موطنًا لآلاف اللاجئين الباحثين عن مأوى. وبنهاية عام 1994، كانت تنزانيا - المعروفة باستضافتها للزائرين وسياستها الانفتاحية - تستضيف ما يقرب من 1.3 مليون لاجئ في مناطقها الشمال غرب…

سوازيك إليز وانج سون, باولو فيرمي |

Earthquakes, landslides and heavy rainfall often cause long-term disruption of transport systems in South Asia, resulting in economic setbacks affecting internal trade and regional integration.…

Masatsugu Takamatsu, Julian Palma |

With climate change, extreme events are expected to be the “new normal” for many small island developing states. It will take coordination and action from multiple stakeholders to effectively…

Joaquin Toro, Kerri Cox |

E-commerce can become a driver of growth across South Asia and boost trade between the region’s countries, but its potential remains largely untapped.

Viviana Perego, Sanjay Kathuria, Arti Grover, Aaditya Mattoo, Pritam Banerjee |

What is the impact of transport projects on income, jobs, economic growth, and other key development outcomes? An ongoing World Bank program seeks to answer this question as thoroughly as possible…

Nancy Vandycke, Javier Morales Sarriera |