Il y a plus de 20 ans, j’ai soigné un jeune homme, Melquiades Huaya Ore, qui vivait à Carabayllo, au Pérou, et souffrait d’une tuberculose pharmaco-résistante. À l’époque, on considérait qu’il n’…

Jim Yong Kim |

Also available in: Español Photo: Andy Shuai Liu/World Bank Invented over a century ago for exploring mountainous regions, aerial cable cars have recently made an appearance in several big cities…

Leonardo Canon Rubiano, Wenyu Jia, Georges Darido |

In November 2017 at the COP23 climate change conference in Bonn, Germany, the World Bank – in partnership with the Fijian Government – launched its biggest foray yet into the world of 360-degree…

Tom Perry |

Photo : Mohamed Azakir / Banque mondiale Le nombre de réfugiés et de déplacés dans le monde a atteint un record sans précédent depuis la Seconde Guerre mondiale, en raison notamment du conflit en…

Axel Baeumler, Phoram Shah, Julie Biau |

Une femme trie les algues qu’elle a récoltées sur l’île de Rote, en Indonésie. © Robert Jones Et si nous pouvions réinventer le système alimentaire mondial et faire en sorte que les produits…

Robert Jones, Pawan Patil |

Malaysia’s experience in addressing access to finance for SMEs has been successful, serving as a learning point for countries like Tanzania. Photo: Samuel Goh/World Bank Tanzania is set towards…

Djauhari Sitorus |

(Photo: Michael Haws / World Bank) When we talk about the future of work, it is important to include perspectives, ideas and solutions from young people as they are the driving force that can…

Esteve Sala |

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Tariq Khokhar |

Construction of a sky train in Bangkok, Thailand. Photo: Seksan Pipattanatikanunt/World Bank In the past, procurement (purchasing) was not considered to be a specialist function but one of the…

Adu-Gyamfi Abunyewa |

Two years ago,  more than 180 countries gathered in Paris to sign a landmark climate agreement to keep global temperature rise well below 2 degrees Celsius. Tomorrow, on December 12, 2017, exactly…

Ede Ijjasz-Vasquez, Sameh Wahba |