Often times when entrepreneurs are asked what influenced them, they reflect on short term experiences. We hardly look for clues as far as our childhood to ascertain what, who and how we were…

Lebogang Carolene Mmono |

Illicit trade in tobacco products undermines global tobacco prevention and control interventions, particularly with respect to tobacco tax policy. From a public health perspective, illicit trade…

Sheila Dutta |

Last month, I attended the International Family Planning Conference in Kigali, Rwanda, where policymakers from across the world gathered to strategize about ways to achieve a demographic dividend—…

Annette Dixon |

Le mois dernier, j’ai participé à la Conférence internationale sur la planification familiale à Kigali, au Rwanda. Des responsables politiques du monde entier étaient réunis pour se pencher sur…

Annette Dixon |

When I was based in the field, I often noticed that many of the journalists working in Africa had not been specifically trained to report on development-related matters, which at times hobbled…

Haleh Bridi |

This is the second part of our interview with with Safaa El Tayeb El-Kogali, World Bank Practice Manager in the Education Global Practice, on the challenges faced by the region’s education systems…

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Voici la deuxième partie de notre entretien avec Safaa El Tayeb El-Kogali, chef de service au pôle mondial d’expertise en Éducation de la Banque mondiale, consacré aux défis auxquels sont…

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في أعقاب التقرير الأول عن التنمية في العالم الذي دار محور تركيزه الرئيسي على التعليم وأهميته القصوى لإيجاد مجتمعات مستقرة وشاملة للجميع، قمنا بإطلاق سلسلتنا السنوية بعنوان "العودة إلى المدرسة…

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On the heels of the first World Development Report focused entirely on education, and its critical importance for stable and inclusive societies, we launch our annual ‘Back to School’ series that…

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Dans le sillage du premier Rapport sur le développement dans le monde intégralement consacré à l’éducation, l’une des clés pour des sociétés stables et inclusives, nous inaugurons notre série…

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