Before joining the World Bank, I worked as an urban designer and often provided advice on how the design of proposed developments could be more accessible for people with disabilities. Sadly, many…

Jian Vun, Zuzana Stanton-Geddes, Jolanta Kryspin-Watson |

Sebelum bergabung dengan Bank Dunia, saya bekerja sebagai perancang kota dan sering memberi saran agar rencana pembangunan lebih mudah diakses bagi penyandang disabilitas. Sayangnya, banyak…

Jian Vun, Zuzana Stanton-Geddes, Jolanta Kryspin-Watson |

During a recent “Dinner in the Dark” social experiment, Kenya’s governors, policy makers and legislators experienced first-hand some of the same challenges as people living with disabilities.…

Annette Akinyi Omolo |

How do we build inclusive cities for all? This is a question that cities around the world are trying to answer, as the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development advances disability-inclusive…

Charlotte McClain-Nhlapo, Victor Calise |

More than one billion people around the world experience some form of disability. Individuals with disabilities have, on average, poorer health, lower levels of employment and earnings, and higher…

Quentin Wodon, Hanna Alasuutari |

The message on inclusive education is simple: Every learner matters – and matters equally.   This was the shared spirit when experts from 12 African countries came together in Nairobi, Kenya in…

Charlotte McClain-Nhlapo, Mark Waltham, Koli Banik |

Le nombre d’infrastructures par habitant est très insuffisant dans beaucoup d'économies en développement. Par exemple, la capacité de production d’électricité par personne ne représente dans…

Joaquim Levy, Zamir Iqbal |

Photo Credit: Guilhem Alandry doculab Malteser International / Flickr CC While disasters threaten the well-being of people from all walks of life, few are as disproportionately affected as the…

Margaret Arnold, Charlotte McClain-Nhlapo, Deepti Samant Raja, Lorenzo Piccio |

版本:English 一名患有唐氏综合症的男孩正在摸索使用智能手机。摄影:世界银行。 2015年,全世界承诺实现可持续发展目标4,即“确保包容、公平的优质教育和增加所有人的终身学习机会。”该目标不仅仅是一个鼓舞人心的目标,也是确保社会和经济福祉以及所有人的生活质量所不可或缺的。
如今,6500万名小学学龄儿童没有上学,其中将近一半是患有残疾的儿童。…

Charlotte McClain-Nhlapo, 克里斯托弗•托马斯 |

©  Nyani Quarmyne/IFC Sa Majesté la Reine Máxima, mandataire spéciale du Secrétaire général des Nations Unies pour la promotion de services financiers accessibles à tous et favorisant le…

H.M. Queen Máxima, Jim Yong Kim |