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 |

Also available in: Français Entrepreneurs participating in the e-Takara competition to address specific challenges expressed by Nigerien public administrations. Credit: Niger Digital “The training…

Alexandre Laure, Simon Duchatelet |

Betty teaches mothers with small children about nutrition, Uganda. Photo: © Stephan Gladieu / World Bank In a large, complex, or urgent situation, the command goes out: “All hands on deck!” Sub-…

Emmanuel Skoufias |

Photo: O. Hebga/ World Bank On a visit last year to the East region of Cameroon, a traditional leader we met in the municipality of Garoua-Boulai impressed us with their efforts to help refugees…

Catherine Defontaine, Abel BOVE, Benjamin Burckhart |

За последние 10 лет Россия сделала большой шаг вперед, обеспечив значительное увеличение ожидаемой продолжительности жизни своего населения...

Patricio V. Marquez, Sevil Salakhutdinova |

[[tweetable]]عندما تستثمر البلدان في مواطنيها لاسيما الشباب، فإنها تكون قد استثمرت في المستقبل، وأتاحت للأجيال القادمة فرصة لتحقيق أحلامهم[[/tweetable]]. لكن في كل عام، تتحطم أحلام كثيرة في مختلف…

الدكتور جيم يونغ كيم |

  © Dominic Chavez/Mecanismo Mundial de Financiamiento (GFF) [[tweetable]]Cuando los países invierten en las personas —sobre todo en los jóvenes— están invirtiendo en el futuro y dando a la…

Jim Yong Kim |

  © Dominic Chavez/Global Financing Facility [[tweetable]]​When countries invest in people—particularly young people—they're investing in the future and giving the next generation an…

Jim Yong Kim |

“African participants visit modern container port in Ningbo, China. Photo credit World Bank” This September I traveled to Beijing and Ningbo, China, to participate in the second Africa China World…

Girma Woldetsadik |