También disponible en español e inglés Mulheres e crianças primeiro! Este chamado parece familiar? A regra cavalheiresca que ficou famosa no naufrágio do Titanic parece ter se estendido, de…

Marie Chantal Messier |

Given the Bank's recent release of a report on community driven development and a recent New York Times article about the intractability of peace in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, I…

Markus Goldstein |

دعيت لحضور حفل زفاف - حفل زفاف يمني غير عادي- حفل زفاف ولكن بدون القات! وكان هذا أمرا جديدا حرصت أن أشهده، ولكن للأسف لم أتمكن من قبول الدعوة نظراً لسفري خارج البلاد في ذلك الوقت. وحتى الآن لا…

وائل زقوت |

                The other day I was invited to a wedding - not a normal Yemeni wedding - but a wedding without Qat! This was a novelty I was keen on witnessing, but was unfortunately unable to…

Wael Zakout |

Recently, I was part of the Global Economic Symposium held in Rio de Janeiro. This year’s theme was Growth through Education and Innovation; I presented as part of a panel entitled Effective…

Barbara Bruns |

Mr. Julio Lopes, Secretary of Transport of the State of Rio de Janeiro, recently visited the World Bank to present what the city is doing to improve the quality of public transport. It is a…

Julie Babinard |

This week in Doha, the marble corridors of the Qatar National Convention Center resonate with voices from around the world. Over half way through the conference, as ministers arrive and the…

Rachel Kyte |

        In view of the challenge Yemen faces from climate change, Yemen was selected as one of nine single-pilot countries around the world to participate in the Pilot Program for Climate…

Lia Sieghart |

يُعتبر اليمن من بين أكثر البلدان العربية تأثرا بالتغيرات المناخية، ناهيك عما يواجهه من تحديات إنمائية هائلة. بالإضافة إلى موجات السيول والجفاف التي يتكرر حدوثها، يؤثر تغير المناخ يؤثر على إمدادات…

ليا سيغهارت |

This week in Doha, the marble corridors of the Qatar National Convention Center resonate with voices from around the world. Over half way through the UN Climate Change Conference, as ministers…

Rachel Kyte |