In Africa, young women are over 1.5 times less likely than young men to be formally employed or undergoing education or training

Indhira Santos, Eliana Rubiano-Matulevich |

With new regulatory reforms in place, Malaysia is set to benefit from faster Internet connections for all its citizens, closing the gap in Internet speed with leading countries.

Siddhartha Raja, Richard Record |

Participants from the Philippines, Vietnam, Indonesia, Romania, Uzbekistan, and Saudi Arabia visited Singapore to build knowledge, skills, and solutions to improve sustainable urban management.…

James Tay |

As the country gears up to work on its 12th Malaysia Plan, its rich experience in national development planning for the past 60 years provides key lessons to consider.

Deryck Brown, Jeevakumar Govindasamy |


David Malpass |

In the last few weeks, the latest Ebola crisis has reached a tipping point. The World Health Organization (WHO) declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern on July 17, and the…

David Malpass |

L’un des plus gros problèmes est de trouver des moyens financiers pour soutenir les efforts héroïques du personnel de santé dépêché sur le front par le gouvernement, l’ONU, l’OMS et d’autres…

David Malpass |

El 17 de julio, la Organización Mundial de la Salud (OMS) declaró la emergencia sanitaria mundial, y el Banco Mundial ha comprometido otros USD 300 millones en recursos para quienes se encuentran…

David Malpass |

في الأسابيع القليلة الماضية، وصلت أحدث حلقة في أزمة وباء الإيبولا إلى نقطة حرجة. فقد أعلنت منظمة الصحة العالمية في 17 يوليو/تموز أن تفشِّي وباء الإيبولا يُشكِّل حالة طارئة تتهدد الصحة العامة وتثير…

ديفيد مالباس |