身处影响我们生活的社会、政治和经济动荡之中,面对频繁成为头条新闻的暴力事件和难民潮,对2016年感到悲观失望是可以理解的。统计数据不仅揭示出我们面临的挑战,也显示出我们在通往更和平、繁荣和可持续的未来之路上取得的进步。下面12张图讲述了过去一年的故事。. 1.全世界难民人数增加. 在2016年初,创纪录的6500万人被迫流离失所,其中2100多万人被列为难民。在撒哈拉以南非洲之外,…

Tariq Khokhar, 多纳•巴恩 |

Between the social, political, and economic upheavals affecting our lives, and the violence and forced displacement making headlines, you’d be forgiven for feeling gloomy about 2016. A look at the…

Tariq Khokhar, Donna Barne |

بين الاضطرابات الاجتماعية والسياسية والاقتصادية التي تُؤثِّر في معيشتنا، وويلات العنف والنزوح القسري التي تصدَّرت العناوين الرئيسية في وسائل الإعلام، قد يكون المرء معذورا إن أحْسَّ بالاكتئاب والغم…

Tariq Khokhar, دونا بارن |

"The average length of time that refugees spend in camps is 17 years." This cruel statistic has been quoted many times, influencing our perception of refugee crises as never-ending…

Xavier Devictor, Quy-Toan Do |

Les responsables publics ne doivent guère avoir le loisir de se reposer ces temps-ci. Forte instabilité des marchés boursiers chinois et mondiaux, effondrement des cours des matières premières et…

Sri Mulyani Indrawati |

Change is what development is all about. The hard part, as the well-chosen title of a new World Bank book makes clear, is persuading the right kind of change to put down roots and flourish.…

Heather Lyne de Ver |

Part of the World Bank’s new vision is to step up its efforts to help fragile and conflict-afflicted states break the vicious cycle of poverty. But this is no easy task.   The destruction of…

Massimiliano Calì |

Available in ไทย Elephant ivory is on the march. Not elephants, but their ivory. The elephants are left bloodied and dead on the range. So are many rangers who work to protect a country’s natural…

Valerie Hickey |

Part of a series on social inclusionChina is talking of a harmonious society, Brazil of social integration, India of social inclusion, and so on. The United Nations just released its first World…

Maitreyi Bordia Das |

Confirmando su rol creciente en asuntos globales, América Latina recibió las buenas nuevas sobre su crecimiento económico para 2011 ante una audiencia de todo el planeta, que se conectó con los…

José Carlos Ferreyra |