Protecting ASEAN’s impressive gains over the past two decades will require prioritizing investments in people – that is, human capital.

Victoria Kwakwa |

East Asia Pacific’s (EAP) strong economic performance over the past few decades has significantly benefited and empowered women in the region, bringing better health and education and greater…

Victoria Kwakwa |

  Занятость и рост доходов всегда был самым важным фактором сокращения бедности и повышения благосостояния, как во всем мире, так и в Центральной Азии. В Таджикистане, к примеру, удалось сократить…

Lilia Burunciuc |

Jobs and wage growth have been the most important driver of poverty reduction globally, and Central Asia. In Tajikistan, for example, it has cut poverty by about two-thirds since 2003. In…

Lilia Burunciuc |

Global Value Chains are a win-win for firms that enjoy greater efficiency, productivity, and profits while they create better jobs (Photo by Jonathan Ernst / World Bank)   Global Value Chains (GVC…

Ruchira Kumar |

Se ha duplicado el número de países en desarrollo que proporcionan programas de protección social a sus ciudadanos. ¿Qué provoca este aumento? Foto: Mohammad Al-Arief/Banco Mundial. Las redes de…

Michal Rutkowski |

Editor’s Note: This guest blog is by Salah-Eddine Kandri, the Global Sector Lead for education at the International Finance Corporation (IFC).   According to a report from McKinsey, about 60…

Salah-Eddine Kandri |

  Les pays en développement sont deux fois plus nombreux à déployer des programmes de protection sociale pour leur population. Nous vous expliquons pourquoi… Photo: Mohammad Al-Arief/Banque…

Michal Rutkowski |

تضاعف عدد البلدان النامية التي تقدم برامج الأمان الاجتماعي لمواطنيها. ما سبب هذا التحول؟ تصوير: محمد العريف/البنك الدولي أصبحت شبكات الأمان الاجتماعي – التي تحصل الأسر الفقيرة بمقتضاها على منح…

Michal Rutkowski |