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 |

Rapid progress in digital technology, behavioral economics, evaluation methods, and the connectivity of youth in the developing world generates a stream of real-time insights and opportunities in…

Namita Datta, Jose Manuel Romero |

[[tweetable]]When it comes to responding to disasters, time is of the essence.[[/tweetable]] Help needs to come immediately to save lives; recovery and reconstruction have to start swiftly to…

Zuzana Stanton-Geddes, Jolanta Kryspin-Watson |

 Foto: De izq. a der. aparecen Emeline Siale Ilolahia, Paula Gaviria Betancur, Jan Walliser, el alcalde Nacianceno Mejos Pacalioga, Muhammad Musa y Sofiane Ben Mohammed Sahraoui. ¿Qué clase de…

Donna Barne |

For the poor and vulnerable of the world, jobs are key to ending poverty and driving development. But not all jobs are equally transformational.  Photo: Jonathan Ernst / World Bank Jobs are what…

Alvaro Gonzalez |

Also available in: English Foto: Mo Ibrahim Foundation / Flickr Creative Commons Hace seis años se inició una revolución en Túnez, desencadenada por un joven tunecino desempleado de una ciudad…

Salim Rouhana, Claire Azzabi |

هذه المدونة متوفرة باللغات التالية: English | Español | Français الصورة: مؤسسة مو إبراهيم/ فليكر  قبل ست سنوات، أضرم شاب تونسي عاطل عن العمل النار في نفسه في إحدى المدن الصغيرة مطلقا شرارة ثورة…

Salim Rouhana, Claire Azzabi |

International assessments aren’t perfect but they offer useful insights into how countries can help all students learn to high levels. (Photo: Dominic Chavez / World Bank) Results for the…

Marguerite Clarke |

También disponible en: English Muchos de ustedes ya conocen la base de datos sobre la participación privada en el sector de infraestructura (PPI), (i) que administra el Grupo de alianzas público-…

Clive Harris, Jenny Chao |

Translations available in Chinese and Spanish. Many of you are already familiar with the PPP (Public-Private Partnerships) Group’s Private Participation in Infrastructure (PPI) Database. As a…

Clive Harris, Jenny Chao |