Step up to the Jobs Challenge It is said that some employees are hired because of their technical skills, but fired due to their behaviors or attitudes, such as arriving late or showing a lack of…

Pablo Acosta, Takiko Igarashi |

Also available in: Spanish Scott Ozanus, guest blogger, is the Deputy Chairman and Chief Operating Officer at KPMG. He is also a member of the ReadyNation CEO Task Force on Early Childhood Early…

P. Scott Ozanus |

A parenting education workshop is underway in Indonesia. Ed's note: This guest blog is by Heather Biggar Tomlinson (Executive Director, Roshan Learning Center) and Syifa Andina (Chairperson,…

Heather Biggar Tomlinson, Syifa Andina |

there must be a screen here somewhere, where could it be? At 9:00 am this past Monday morning, almost 30 people crammed into a small conference room at the World Bank in DC to talk about ...…

Michael Trucano |

For a region that is considered middle-income, it is unacceptable that one in every 40 children in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) dies in the first year of life mostly from preventable…

Claudia Costin, Sophie Naudeau |

Climate-Smart Agriculture Here’s something to ponder as we mark World Food Day: In the global fight against hunger, the world’s poorest continue to suffer the biggest losses. The statistics are…

Juergen Voegele |

Climate-Smart Agriculture Algo para reflexionar en el Día Mundial de la Alimentación: en la lucha mundial contra el hambre, las personas más pobres del mundo siguen sufriendo las mayores…

Juergen Voegele |

لنتأمل أوضاع العالم ونحن نحتفل بيوم الأغذية العالمي: في الحرب العالمية على الجوع، مازال أفقر البشر يتكبدون أفدح الخسائر. الأرقام والإحصاءات تصيب بالذهول. فهناك واحد من كل ثمانية أشخاص يعانون من…

Juergen Voegele |

气候智能型农业 在纪念世界粮食日之际,我们需要深思的一点是:在全球抗击饥饿过程中,全世界最贫困人口仍继续遭受最大损失。 统计数字令人吃惊。全世界每八人中就有一人正遭受慢性饥饿困扰;超过10亿人营养摄入不足儿童死亡总数中,三分之一归咎于营养摄入不足。 随着人口猛增,我们可以预计粮食不安全挑战只会增大。

Juergen Voegele |

When President Obama announced a number of investment priorities for his second term that would expand the economy and strengthen the middle class, his focus on bolstering early childhood…

Tamar Manuelyan Atinc |