Economic growth, social inclusion, public health, environmental protection… mobility is at the core of many critical issues that have been shaping the global development agenda. This message came…

Nancy Vandycke |

Technology serves as a key driver of change and opens new avenues to address the world’s most complex challenges. It is changing the nature of work and challenging traditional production patterns…

Mirai Maruo, David Young |

Photo: eLearning Africa Rwanda’s progress from the devastating civil war two decades ago to one of the most rapidly developing African countries is a remarkable narrative on development. Twenty-…

Sheila Jagannathan |

© توم بيري / البنك الدولي تتنبأ بعض الدراسات بأن عملية الأتمتة ستؤدي إلى إلغاء الوظائف بمعدل هائل، لكن التقنيات المبتكرة يمكن أن تخلق أيضاً مجالات عمل جديدة. وتشير مسودة جارية للإصدار القادم من…

الدكتور جيم يونغ كيم |

The arrival of broadband internet is set to significantly improve medical services in Tonga. © Tom Perry/World Bank. While some studies predict automation to eliminate jobs at a dizzying rate,…

Jim Yong Kim |

宽带互联网的到来将显著改善汤加的医疗服务。© Tom Perry/世界银行 虽然有些研究预测自动化将会飞速取代一些工作,但颠覆性技术也能够创造出新的工作。世行《2019年世界发展报告:工作性质的改变》(草稿)指出,在过去一个世纪,机器人创造的工作岗位超过了他们取代的数量。技术具有急剧改变我们生活、工作和组织方式的能力,使我们不禁要问:我们如何调整今天的技能和知识,才能符合明天的工作需要…

金墉 |

Singapore: Global Innovation Forum Robots will take over our jobs, disrupt our industries and erode our competitiveness.   Such were commonly expressed fears about advances in automation,…

Amira Karim |

Photo: SkyPics Studio/Shutterstock Data on the sharing economy (Uber, Airbnb and so on) are scarce, but a recent study estimates that the revenue growth of these platforms has been dramatic. In…

Hernan Winkler |