The start of this new school year was quite special. It took place two days after the first round of the second presidential elections being held in Tunisia since the 2011 Jasmine Revolution.

Michael Drabble |

Voilà une rentrée scolaire tout à fait particulière : elle a eu lieu deux jours après le premier tour de la deuxième élection présidentielle que la Tunisie a connue depuis la Révolution de Jasmin...

Michael Drabble |

بداية هذا العام الدراسي الجديد كانت بحق متميزة. فقد جاءت بعد يومين من الجولة الأولى لثاني انتخابات رئاسية ديمقراطية تجرى في تونس منذ ثورة الياسمين عام 2011.

مايكل درابل |

À la Banque mondiale, nous savons qu’aucun pays, aucune communauté ni aucune économie ne peut exprimer tout son potentiel et relever les défis du XXIe siècle sans garantir la participation pleine...

Akihiko Nishio |

The International Comparison Program (ICP) team in the World Bank Development Data Group commissioned a pilot data collection study utilizing modern information and communication technologies in...

Marko Rissanen, Nada Hamadeh |

It’s that time of year again. Some weeks ago, more than two million Tunisian primary, junior high, and high school students headed back to school, just as hundreds of millions of children in...

Michael Drabble |

This is the second part of our interview with with Safaa El Tayeb El-Kogali, World Bank Practice Manager in the Education Global Practice, on the challenges faced by the region’s education systems...

Web Team |

On the heels of the first World Development Report focused entirely on education, and its critical importance for stable and inclusive societies, we launch our annual ‘Back to School’ series that...

Web Team |

Like many African countries, Senegal has a young population in search of decent jobs and salaries.  A report covering the last national census of the Senegalese population, published every ten...

Mouhamadou Moustapha Lo |

Comme beaucoup de pays africains, le Sénégal est marqué par une population jeune à la recherche d’emplois et de salaires décents. Le rapport sur le dernier recensement national de la population...

Mouhamadou Moustapha Lo |