UPDATE: Thank you for your interest in youth and development issues. We want to inform you that this blog will soon be archived and we are thrilled to announce that you can now find all the stories, blogs, multimedia and reports dedicated to youth on the new Youth page: worldbank.org/youth. We are looking forward to your visit! – The World Bank Web Team.
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Ana C. Mercado y Yunuen Galindo tenemos 21 y vivimos en México. Nos conocimos y nos dimos cuenta que aunque veníamos de diferentes... Read more »

Andrea, originally from Colombia, loves reporting in different languages. She’s passionate about writing, web design, travel and int... Read more »

Andy Shuai Liu is an online communications producer with the World Bank focusing on issues related to the environment, energy and natural... Read more »
Anne is the online web and social media editor for Francophone Africa. A former journalist, she covered Hollywood, Silicon Valley,... Read more »
Artem Kolesnikov is a digital strategist and public information activist. He is currently working as online communications officer and... Read more »
Soy de Estados Unidos y quiero compartir sobre mi experiencia en Kenya. Read more »
Diane LuTran has a great passion for engaging inclusive youth as drivers on social accountability and transparency initiatives in... Read more »
Dilara Bogut works with the World Bank Group Sanctions Board Secretariat ("SBS") as a Junior Professional Associate. Separate from her... Read more »

Donna has enjoyed working in online news and communications since 1998. An online communications officer at the World Bank, she... Read more »

Elizabeth Howton is the World Bank's Global Web Editor, responsible for the homepage, the Voices blog, and shaping the Bank's online... Read more »
Felipe Estefan specializes on Open Government and Citizen Engagement. Estefan is currently part of the Public Integrity and Openness... Read more »
Gezime Christian is a Consultant at The World Bank providing research assistance to a series of impact evaluations conducted by DIME in... Read more »
James Martone has worked in journalism since 1984, when he got his first job reporting for Radio Cairo in Egypt. He went on to work for... Read more »
Jamie Lee is a Junior Professional Associate in the Investment Climate Department of the World Bank Group. Prior to the World Bank Group,... Read more »
Jing Guo is a member of the Public Opinion Research Group of the Global Practice Communications Department. Her work currently focuses on... Read more »
Joseph Mansilla works with the Public Integrity and Openness Department of the Governance Global Practice. Prior to joining the World... Read more »
Karen works for the World Bank's Sustainable Development Unit. Read more »
Katja Iversen joined Women Deliver as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in March 2014. Iversen, an internationally recognized expert on... Read more »
Lachlan Hoyle is a year 10 work experience student with the Word Bank Group. He lives in Australia, is aged 15 and possesses a keen... Read more »
Ledda Macera holds a Masters in Latin American Studies from the University of California Los Angeles and her research has concentrated on... Read more »
Liviane is a Web Editor and a Blogger. She has been a member of the World Bank Web Team since 2008.  Read more »
Liya completed her Master studies on journalism and media marketing at the Kazakh Institute of Economic Management (KIMEP). Previously... Read more »
Luis Felipe Duchicela serves as the Senior Advisor for Indigenous Peoples for the World Bank based in Washington, D.C. His primary job is... Read more »

Mamata is always on the lookout for new and inspiring stories, and will be sharing some of her best finds with you right here on You... Read more »

Manothip Siripaphanh is from Sisattanak district, living in Vientiane Capital, Lao PDR. Her educational background is in management. Read more »

Maria Cristina considers herself to be a global citizen after having lived in Ecuador, El Salvador, Bulgaria, Switzerland and the USA.... Read more »

Tengo 25 y soy de Argentina. Estoy estudiando en la universidad de Camerino en Italia. También soy directora y fundadora del proyecto:... Read more »
Tengo 24 años y vivo en Venezuela. Tengo un Diplomado en Estudios Ambientales y trabajo con el medio ambiente y el cambio climático.... Read more »

Mehreen Sheikh is a Communications Officer at the World Bank's External and Corporate Relations Unit. She has more than 8 years... Read more »

Molly is a web editor, interactive designer and multimedia producer. Molly builds participatory experiences in converging media spaces.... Read more »
Tengo 25 años y soy de Mauritania. Trabajo como voluntario en la ONG “Arbre" además de ser el Redactor Jefe adjunto de la revista ... Read more »
Olivier Puech is the French Web & Social Networks Editor at the World Bank. He previously worked in Paris at the OECD Development... Read more »

Ravi Kumar is a Digital Strategist with the Governance Global Practice at the... Read more »


Saadia has lived in Pakistan and in the US. She loves reading and she is fascinated by the power of Internet to bring people from al... Read more »

Stacy Morford is a senior online communications officer. Read more »

Stéphanie est chargée du Programme « Futurs leaders coopératifs » dont le but est d’encourager la participation des jeunes employés et... Read more »

Susan Wong is the sector manager for the Social Development Department of the World Bank. Read more »
As a university student and young leader in the South Africa-Washington International Program, Thato is currently assigned to IFC’s... Read more »

Viva Dadwal is a Visiting Scholar at Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, where she is investigating the tran... Read more »