In a world of climate change and headline-grabbing cyclones, El Niño is one of the most unspoken climate risks in East Asia and the Pacific.

William R. Sutton, Xinyu Weng |

When Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Swachh Bharat Mission in 2014, it marked the beginning of the world’s largest ever sanitation drive. Now, a 2017 survey by the Quality Council of…

Guangzhe CHEN, Vinita Ranade |

Available in English Ông Nguyễn Văn Khuyến (phải) và ông Tô Hoài Thương (trái). Ảnh: Flore de Preneuf/Ngân hàng Thế giới Năm ngoái chúng tôi đã giới thiệu cách nông dân Đồng Bằng Sông Cửu Long ứng…

Hyea Won Lee, Vikas Choudhary |

También disponible en: English | Español    Nguyen Van Khuyen (à droite) et To Hoai Thuong (à gauche). Photo : Flore de Preneuf/Banque mondiale L’année dernière, nous mettions un coup de…

Hyea Won Lee, Vikas Choudhary |

Nguyen Van Khuyen (right) and To Hoai Thuong (left). Photo: Flore de Preneuf/World Bank Last year, we showcased how Vietnamese farmers in the Mekong Delta are adapting to climate change. You met…

Hyea Won Lee, Vikas Choudhary |

  The job creation challenge is intensifying. And the next generation of productive alliances must tap its potential more proactively. What are the best ways to optimize this approach towards…

Ethel Sennhauser, Francisco Obreque |

Over the past decade, commitments and support for Forest Landscape Restoration have grown significantly. As part of the Bonn Challenge, for instance, some 40 countries, sub-national jurisdictions…

Werner Kornexl |

Those who have tried toilet training a pet dog or cat know that it is a difficult proposition. How about toilet training a flock of 30 chickens? “Why would I want to?” Because in poor countries,…

Derek Headey |

هذه المدونة متوفرة باللغات التالية: English هناك شيء قد لا تكون على دراية به: تسهم الزراعة والتغيُّرات في استخدام الأراضي بالفعل بنحو 25 في المائة من انبعاثات غازات الدفيئة. تُعد هذه إحصائية مهمة…

Juergen Voegele, John Roome |

Photo credit: CIAT/Flickr Vietnam is my first love working for the World Bank. It is the first country I worked in when I joined the Bank back in 1994.   At the time, the country was still opening…

Wael Zakout |