COVID-19 (coronavirus)

The world's poorest countries will need access to scaled up amounts of sustainable financing and a redoubling of efforts to address debt vulnerabilities.

Punam Chuhan-Pole|

We can rise to the challenge of a green, resilient and inclusive recovery from COVID, but only if critical changes are made.

Axel van Trotsenburg|

Policymakers, development partners, parents, and other stakeholders need information on children’s learning outcomes, and countries need to generate data in a way that can foster improvements in…

Adelle Pushparatnam, Diego Luna-Bazaldua|

Using daily data for 158 countries from January to August 2020, our research reveals that coronavirus containment measures CCMs have been broadly effective in slowing the spread of COVID-19 and…

Fernando Blanco, Drilona Emrullahu, Raimundo Soto|

Algeria, like the entire MENA region, has been hit by economic shocks exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic. Digital transformation, one of Algeria’s main development goals before the crisis, is…

Dorothee Delort, Isabelle Poupaert|