Palermo Water Treatment Plan, Agua y Saneamientos Argentinos, AySA, Buenos Aires Argentina set ambitious targets of providing universal access to water and 75 percent access to sewerage services...

Gustavo Saltiel |

Climate-smart agriculture profiles for Bhutan, Pakistan and Nepal provide an important step forward in creating a sustainable food system in South Asia. Photo: Neil Palmer / CIAT According to a...

Martien van Nieuwkoop |

The debate on whether the state should play an active role in broadening access to finance or not is one that has lingered for decades. A recent book (de la Torre, Gozzi, and Schmukler, 2017)...

Sergio Schmukler, Facundo Abraham |

New technologies offer an opportunity to strengthen economic measurement. Evening luminosity observed from satellites has been shown to be a good proxy for economic activity. Economic growth is a...

Martin Rama, Robert C M Beyer |

Young Economists sharing the stage with Sanjay Kathuria, Lead Economist and Coordinator, Regional Integration (Left to Right: Aamir Khan/ Pakistan, Sreerupa Sengupta/ India, Sanjay Kathuria/ World...

Nikita Singla, Marcio Augusto De La Cruz |

A field survey team for the qualitative study holding a focus group discussion with women in one of the SHD project communities. Photo credit: World Bank In Nepali, “Sunaula Hazar Din” means, “...

Kaori Oshima, Manav Bhattarai |

Photo: CIF Action/Flickr Para la mayoría de la gente, ver el pronóstico del tiempo en la televisión es una actividad común, ocasionalmente divertida y sin riesgos.  ¡El meteorólogo hasta puede...

Diego Arias |

Photo: CIF Action/Flickr For most of us, watching the weather forecast on TV is an ordinary, risk-free and occasionally entertaining activity. The weatherman even makes jokes! But when your income...

Diego Arias |

Photo: CIF Action/Flickr Para a maioria das pessoas, assistir à previsão do tempo na TV é uma atividade corriqueira, sem riscos e, às vezes, divertida. O apresentador até faz piadas! Porém, quando...

Diego Arias |

También disponible en: English | Français    En un mundo dividido acerca de cómo ocuparse de problemas graves como el terrorismo, la inmigración, el libre comercio y el cambio climático, los...

Luis Triveno, Michael J. Lea |