The entry into force of the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement on February 22 is a remarkable achievement. The TFA spearheads a global effort to reduce trade costs, helping countries to connect to…

Anabel Gonzalez |

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Erin Scronce |

Le ralentissement économique en Amérique latine et aux Caraïbes met les travailleurs à rude épreuve et comprime les salaires, privant d’emploi un certain nombre d’actifs. C’est ce qui ressort d’un…

Donna Barne |

世界银行发布的新报告称,拉美和加勒比地区经济放缓给就业和工资收入构成了压力,迫使一些人退出劳动力队伍。该报告是在与其标题同名的“就业、工资收入与拉美经济放缓”在网上直播的研讨会期间发布的。本次研讨会是在即将于秘鲁召开的世界银行和国际货币基金组织年会开幕之前举办的。 世界银行拉美和加勒比地区首席经济学家Augusto de la Torre说:“很多女性在经济形势良好之时加入了劳动力队伍。…

多纳•巴恩 |

La desaceleración económica en América Latina y el Caribe está ejerciendo presión sobre los puestos de trabajo y el ingreso familiar, obligando a que algunas personas abandonen la fuerza laboral,…

Donna Barne |

The economic slowdown in Latin America and the Caribbean is putting pressure on workers and wages and forcing some people out of the labor force, according to a new report released during a live-…

Donna Barne |

On the northern tip of Lake Kivu, where eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) meets Rwanda, the pedestrian border crossing connecting the lush town of Gisenyi, Rwanda and the frenetic city of…

Cecile Fruman, Carmine Soprano |

Cette semaine, le Groupe de la Banque mondiale – premier fournisseur d’aide multilatérale pour le commerce – participe au Cinquième examen global de l’Aide pour le commerce à Genève, siège de l’…

Anabel Gonzalez |

Also available in: Français│ Español I recently returned from a trip to West Africa during which I crossed the Benin-Nigeria border by car at the Seme border post. While waiting for our passports…

Cecile Fruman |

The southern fringes of the Sahara desert host rugged lands where mankind has thrived for more than a millennium. In this vast panorama, the Inner Niger Delta stands out: In a region where limited…

Paula Caballero |