ISTOCK Gracias a Internet y los avances tecnológicos de la última década, hoy en día es posible estudiar en las universidades más prestigiosas del mundo a una fracción del costo o incluso de...

Ana I. Aguilera |

We’re pleased to announce support for 12 projects which seek to improve the way development data are produced, managed, and used. They bring together diverse teams of collaborators from around the...

World Bank Data Team |

Nous avons le plaisir de dévoiler les 12 projets retenus pour soutenir l’amélioration de la production, la gestion et l’utilisation des données sur le développement. Portés par des équipes...

L'équipe d'analyse de données |

This blog post was co-authored by Franz Drees-Gross, Director, Transport and ICT Global Practice, and Ede Ijjasz-Vasquez, Senior Director, Social, Urban, Rural and Resilience Global Practice....

Franz Drees-Gross, Ede Ijjasz-Vasquez |

Kazakhstan. Photo: Kubat Sydykov / World Bank How large is the share of public procurement to GDP in middle-income and low-income countries and how it is evolving? If sizable, can public...

Simeon Djankov, Federica Saliola, Asif Islam |

We've just launched a new, pilot global subnational population database featuring time series population estimates for 75 countries at the first-level administrative divisions (provinces,...

Dereje Ketema Wolde, Emi Suzuki |

 Photo: Curt Carnemark / World Bank Crises in access to water are making headlines around the world. Among difficult policy pathways to respond, convincing people to change their behavior and...

Laura De Castro Zoratto, Courtney Price Ivins |

教育是当今时代消除极度贫困的最有效的手段之一。然而,如今世界上仍有1.21亿儿童没有上学。由于贫困、性别障碍、偏远和残疾等原因,这些青少年是最难触及到的。我们必须共同做出新的努力,让所有儿童都能进入课堂。 除了提升入学率和教育机会外,我们还面临着一个更大的难题:如何确保在校儿童真正掌握知识。一个令人悲哀的事实是,大多数教育体系并没有服务好最贫困的儿童。据估计全世界有2....

金墉 |

التعليم هو أحد السبل المضمونة لإنهاء الفقر المدقع في عصرنا. ومع ذلك، لازال هناك 121 مليون طفل متسللين من التعليم وخارج المدارس اليوم. وهؤلاء الشباب هم الأصعب فيما يتعلق بالوصول إليهم، بسبب الفقر،...

الدكتور جيم يونغ كيم |

[[tweetable]]Education is one of the surest means to end extreme poverty in our time.[[/tweetable]] Yet, 121 million children today remain out of school. These young people are the hardest to...

Jim Yong Kim |