Both governments and development partners need to start thinking proactively about the upsides and downsides of digital data assets.

Jim Brumby, Kai Kaiser |

“If you can’t measure it, you can’t improve it.” The saying certainly applies to the transport sector and to the work of the Sustainable Mobility for All initiative. So how can we better measure…

Gurpreet Singh Sehmi |

Imagine you are a public official in Uganda, dreaming of a way to bring electricity to your country on a grand scale. You know its benefits for sustainable development and how it can jump start…

Benjamin Stewart, Nicolina Lindblad, Gabriela R. A. Doyle |

Data analytics is quickly becoming essential for the World Bank to effectively fight fraud and corruption.

Ethiopis Tafara |

The cargo bicycle, also known as the freight or utility bike, is enjoying a renaissance and recognition as a cleaner, safer, and more efficient mode of urban freight delivery and passenger…

Leszek J. Sibilski, Felipe Targa |

We are entering the final phase of the race and our collective actions will determine if we can take the checkered flag or not by 2030.

Carolina Sánchez-Páramo |

Grouped under the EdTech label, indicator recently elaborated by the World Bank, technology can have a relevant role in supporting the fight against Learning Poverty.

Luis Benveniste, Emanuela Di Gropello, Helena Rovner |

What is the impact of transport projects on income, jobs, economic growth, and other key development outcomes? An ongoing World Bank program seeks to answer this question as thoroughly as possible…

Nancy Vandycke, Javier Morales Sarriera |

How can technology improve existing transport modes and create new ways of moving around? To discuss, we checked in with Mr. Amadou Koné, Côte D’Ivoire’s Minister of Transport.

Alejandra Gutierrez |

Women are notoriously underrepresented in the tech sector. Why is that, and how can we change the status quo? To find out, the World Bank invited 30 women leaders from Silicon Valley to share…

Alicia Hammond |