Also available in Bahasa The number just kept getting bigger and bigger. At first it was a staggering 13, 000. The next day, over 25, 000. And then, 58, 000. By the end of the week, on January 1st…

David Lawrence |

Los 194 equipos nacionales de negociación trabajaron duro en Durban. Pero más de la mitad de las 20.000 personas que participaron de las reuniones no eran negociadores en realidad. ¿Qué estaban…

Andrew Steer |

sisters in development? Earlier this year, over 1700 participants from over 90 countries attended eLearning Africa (previous blog post here) to share lessons and make contacts at what has evolved…

Michael Trucano |

Primera parte A las 4.30 de la mañana del domingo13 de diciembre, después de 36 horas de tiempo extra (un récord), los 194 países miembros de la Convención Marco sobre el Cambio Climático (CMNUCC…

Andrew Steer |

Cuando se trata de enfrentar el tema del dinero obtenido de manera ilícita (a través de la corrupción o la evasión de impuestos, por ejemplo) y su efecto negativo en los resultados del desarrollo…

Stuart Yikona |

I travel to many developing countries in the context of my work for The World Bank. I visit schools that receive financial support and technical assistance from the Bank to improve the learning…

Emiliana Vegas |

Last week the World Bank's Chief Economist for the East Asia and Pacific region took questions on the economic prospects for the region during a one-hour live chat.

Claudia Gabarain |

As a counterpoint to grim forecasts coming out of Europe, I am hopeful that we can anticipate an Asian century where China will grow dynamically for another 20 years. Yet there are caveats to this…

Justin Yifu Lin |

Available in: Français, ภาษาไทยWhen I think of HIV/AIDs, symbols pop into my mind: the red looped ribbon and the free condom. They’re actually a good representation of what Thailand is doing best…

Anne Elicaño-Shields |