Data News

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

Jim Brumby, Kai Kaiser|

Data is not valuable in a vacuum. Data is only valuable once information, insight or in other words knowledge is extracted from it and is used to make decisions, shape policies, and change…

Tony Fujs|

For the first time, the Debt team at the World Bank Development Economics Data Group (DECDG) will publish online a new series of Debt Reports, at regular intervals, over the course of the year.…

Evis Rucaj|

A new audio series will examine data, research and solutions for the global development challenges.

Paul Blake, Raka Banerjee|

"The World Bank’s Trust Fund for Statistical Capacity Building (TFSCB) supports projects that are innovative both in technology and approach and make an ongoing difference to a country’s…

Sun Hwa Song, Siddhesh Kaushik, Leslie Ricketts|