Dar es Salaam’s growing population is increasingly at risk of flooding. Photo: Chris Morgan/World Bank The Msimbazi River makes a volatile neighbor. With depressing regularity, the river breaks…

Alexandra Panman, Ian Madison, Jean-Benoît Falisse |

The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is a development strategy proposed by China to improve cooperation on a trans-continental scale. The range of projects and activities that will be part of the…

Michele Ruta, Alen Mulabdic, Siobhan Murray, Nadia Rocha, François de Soyres |

Qiulongpo Port Container Terminal in Chongqing. Photo: Li Wenyong/World Bank The 2018 Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) held in Beijing concluded on a high note with a pledge of $60…

Bernard Aritua |

重庆九龙坡集装箱码头。摄影: 李文勇/世界银行 2018年的中非合作论坛北京峰(FOCAC)会大获成功,中国承诺向非洲国家提供600亿美元的发展援助,加上3年前承诺的600亿美元,这意味着六年间中国向非洲投入1200亿美元。援助资金大部分用于基础设施建设投资。一些非洲国家领导人接受中国和国际媒体专访,决策者们无疑都在考虑中非关系的方方面面。 .

Bernard Aritua |

Countries participating in the Belt and Road Initiative face a major challenge in facilitating trade. While large investments in trade-related infrastructure capture global headlines, transaction…

Marcus Bartley Johns, Julian Latimer Clarke, Clay Kerswell, Gerard McLinden |

También disponible en: English A partir de este mes, unos 9 millones de mujeres (i) podrán conducir vehículos en Arabia Saudita, luego del histórico anuncio efectuado en septiembre del año pasado…

Katrin Schulz, Nato Kurshitashvili |

Cette page en: English | Español À partir du mois de juin, 9 millions de femmes (a) pourront prendre le volant en Arabie saoudite, après l’annonce, en septembre 2017, de la levée de l’interdiction…

Katrin Schulz, Nato Kurshitashvili |

Rising at 7:00 am to take children to school may seem like a regular activity for many. But what about bringing ALL your community’s youngest children to school, on a donkey cart no less?   Every…

Alison Marie Grimsland |

版本:English “一带一路”倡议由中国国家主席习近平于2013年首次提出,是旨在加深区域合作和增强各大洲互联互通的一大宏伟举措。尽管该倡议的最终范围仍在敲定之中,但它主要由“丝绸之路经济带”和“21世纪海上丝绸之路”组成,前者旨在把中国同中亚、南亚以及欧洲连通,后者旨在把中国同东南亚国家、海湾国家、北非国家以及欧洲连成一体。目前,把其它国家同“一带一路”连通的六条经济走廊已经确定…

Michele Ruta |

The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is an ambitious effort to deepen regional cooperation and improve connectivity on a trans-continental scale. While the scope of the initiative is still taking…

Michele Ruta |