New technologies offer an opportunity to strengthen economic measurement. Evening luminosity observed from satellites has been shown to be a good proxy for economic activity. Economic growth is a…

Martin Rama, Robert C M Beyer |

The National Solidarity Programme has achieved  widespread involvement of women in rural Afghanistan’s community decision through the Community Development Councils (CDCs). Credit: Rumi…

Nandini Krishnan, Christina Wieser |

How Can South Asia’s Youth Plug into Digital Jobs of the Future? Over the past several years, innovations in information and communication technologies have fundamentally changed the nature of…

Anna O'Donnell, Siddhartha Raja |