Editor's Note: "Notes From the Field" is an occasional feature where we let World Bank professionals conducting interesting trade-related projects around the globe explain some of…

Miles McKenna |

首次发表在 Huffington Post. 虽然几十年来在妇女平等方面取得了一些进展,但最近的一项研究 (en) 表明,在被调查的国家中,几乎有90%的国家仍然拥有某种法律或法规阻止妇女合法地全面利用她们所面临的经济机会。 容忍这种落后的、限制妇女的法律和法规的决策者们实际上使得他们的经济体在发展过程中被束缚住了一只手臂。换言之,由于阻挠了一半的人口以她们的才能做出最大的贡献,…

英卓华 |

Publié initialement en anglais sur le Huffington Post. Même après plusieurs décennies d’avancées vers l’égalité entre les sexes, une étude (a) a récemment montré que, dans près de 90 % des pays…

Sri Mulyani Indrawati |

Оригинал опубликован в Huffington Post. Несмотря на прогресс в обеспечении равноправия женщин в последние десятилетия, почти в 90 процентах стран, обследованных в ходе недавнего опроса,…

Sri Mulyani Indrawati |

What is the solution to low growth in the Caribbean? That's been the question on the minds of  private sector, government and civil society representatives from 12 Caribbean countries for the…

Andrea Gallina |

At university in the US, animation graduate Kira Clayton was always asked what career opportunities she would have when she returned to her native Jamaica.   Now, after a a week’s intensive…