It is well established in the economic literature that it’s the rich who benefit from the lion’s share of energy subsidies. Yet, it is often the poor and vulnerable who protest loudly against…

Guillermo Beylis, Barbara Cunha |

Photo: only_kim / Shutterstock.com  There are many drivers of climate change, but few would disagree that energy infrastructure built according to “business-as-usual” standards is a major one.…

Michael Tran |

Rural communities throughout Mozambique rely on natural resources, such as clean waters and healthy fish stocks, forests and fertile soils,  for their daily livelihoods. World Bank Night had…

André Rodrigues de Aquino |

As comunidades rurais em todo o país dependem de recursos naturais, como águas limpas e estoques de peixes saudáveis, florestas e solos férteis, para seu sustento diário. Banco Mundial

André Rodrigues de Aquino |

版本: Français | Español | العربية 可持续城市摄影作品竞赛的出发点很简单。我们想要了解世界各地的人们听到“可持续城市”这个词会“看”到什么。   About this series More blog posts   可持续城市全球平台从全球四十多个国收到就九十多张参赛作品,内容发人深省。 摄影师通过照片试图传递的是一种需求:对能使城市恢复能力更强、…

Xueman Wang, Dini Djalal |

Also available in: Français | Español | العربية The premise behind the Sustainable Cities photo competition was simple. [[tweetable]]We wanted to learn what people around the world “see” when they…

Xueman Wang, Dini Djalal |

The World Bank is supporting an increase in rural jobs and investment while promoting sustainable land management to conserve Mozambique’s natural wealth. Photo: Andrea Borgarello/World Bank As my…

André Rodrigues de Aquino |

Foto: Andrea Borgarello/World Bank À medida que o meu avião se aproxima de Maputo, sou recebido por lençóis de águas azul-turquesa bordadas em fitas cremosas de areia, e faixas de verdes em cada…

André Rodrigues de Aquino |

Fotografía: Crónicas Desarmadas Siempre hemos oído que si Colombia no tuviera el problema de drogas ilícitas y el conflicto armado, sería un paraíso terrenal.  Bendecida con recursos naturales que…

Marcelo Jorge Fabre |