In rural Indonesia, rice accounts for almost one-quarter of the total expenditures of the poor. However, food prices have been on a rollercoaster ride because of unreliable production data.
A new online platform allows users to assess water demand from various sectors, harness it from every possible source, and plan its use judiciously across India.
The coverage of health care in Afghanistan has improved with the number of health facilities increasing from 598 in 2004 to 2,684 in 2017, indicating that more than 87 percent of the population is…
To prepare workers for the future of work, governments should protect workers for change, not from change.
No country can truly prosper without sustained investments in its people. Recognizing this challenge, Morocco is giving increasing priority to early childhood development
The World Bank partnered with the National Statistics and Information Authority (NSIA) of Afghanistan to produce the first set of poverty maps for Afghanistan for the provinces of Kabul and Herat…
As heatwaves intensify, life for many South Asians will change. While this change may not be fully reversible, with appropriate policy and action, it can be managed to ease its impact.