The Sustainable Mobility for All initiative (SuM4All) recently unveiled its Global Roadmap of Action, a groundbreaking new tool that will allow decision-makers to take concrete action toward safer…

Nancy Vandycke, Alejandra Gutierrez |

To harness the full power of the digital economy in Africa, investing in digital skills and education will be critical.

Salah-Eddine Kandri |

The rise of blockchain promises to revolutionize many sectors, including cross-border trade logistics and global supply chains: blockchain can help track international shipments more effectively,…

Chi Fung Fan, Almud Weitz, Yin Lam |

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 |

Girls learning how to design and make a toy with a laser cutter, which increases interest in STEM career options. Photo: Saori Imaizumi/World Bank Group Affordable, accessible technologies can…

Saori Imaizumi |