En octobre dernier, le Groupe de la Banque mondiale a dévoilé son tout premier indice du capital humain, un nouvel outil qui mesure la contribution de la santé et de l’éducation à la productivité…

Jason Weaver |

کیپشن فارم سے انگلیوں تک- " اپنے گاؤں میں ایک نئی قسم کی کاشتکاری دیکھ کر بچے اپنے تجسس کا اظہار کررہے ہیں اور باہمی طورپر بہت پُرجوش نظر آرہے ہیں" مقام: کوٹھی، اوڑیسہ، بھارت فوٹو کریڈٹ…

Pawan Patil |

Students at the Zanaki Primary School in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. © Sarah Farhat/World Bank Whew, it’s out! On October 11, 2018, the World Bank Group released its inaugural Human Capital Index (…

Jason Weaver |

Estudiantes en una escuela primaria en Tanzania. © Sarah Farhat/Banco Mundial Así es: ya está en marcha. El 11 de octubre de 2018, el Grupo Banco Mundial (GBM) dio a conocer la versión inaugural…

Jason Weaver |

坦桑尼亚达累斯萨拉姆Zanaki小学的学生。 © Sarah Farhat/世界银行 《人力资本指数》终于面世了! 2018年10月11日,世界银行集团发布了其首版《人力资本指数》,后者系量化卫生和教育对一国下一代劳动者的生产力所作贡献的一种工具。 支撑人力资本指数的问题是,“考虑到目前出生的孩子所在国普遍较差的卫生和教育面临的风险,她或他到18岁有望创造多大人力资本?”…

Jason Weaver |

What we (don’t) know about gender gaps in multidimensional poverty … Gender gaps are pervasive in many dimensions of well-being. Globally, almost two-thirds of the world’s illiterate adults are…

Isis Gaddis, Stephan Klasen, Rahul Lahoti |

Across South Asia, four known species of indigenous, fully mature,  small food-fish – now dubbed ‘NutriFish’ have nutritional and health benefits for pregnant and lactating women and young…

Pawan Patil |

To design effective and durable relief programs for refugees and internally displaced people (IDPs), it is essential to understand the nature and context of the challenges the people living in…

Utz Pape, Lennart Kaplan, James Walsh |

The impact of growth on poverty in Ghana has slowed substantially over the years. Ghana’s largest fall in poverty, 2% a year, was experienced during 1991–1998. Between 2012 and 2016, the poverty…

Tomomi Tanaka, Camille Nuamah, Michael Geiger |

Although Bangladesh has achieved much in the way of poverty reduction and human development, progress has been slower in some urban areas. Issues such as slow-down of quality job growth, low…

Wameq Azfar Raza |