These are some of the most pressing development priorities in South Asia and the topics for our most popular blogs in 2020.

Trishna Thapa |

Afghanistan's power utility has achieved success in increasing gender equality in the organization. In 2018, it launched a new internship program to provide better opportunities for recent...

Yukari Shibuya |

د افغانستان برشنا شرکت در ماه نوامبر سال 2018 یک برنامه کار آموزی را به منظور فراهم سازی فرصت های بهتر دستیابی به تجارب حرفه ای و کسب مهارت های جدید (به شمول بخش انجینیری) به آن عده از کسانی که...

Yukari Shibuya |

د افغانستان برېښنا شرکت د ۲۰۱۸ کال په نومبر میاشت کې مسلکي تجربو ته د لاښه لاسرسي او د نویو مهارتونو(د انجینیرۍ څانګې په شمول) د ترلاسه کولو په موخه د هغو کسانو چې تازه فارغ شوي وي، په ځانګړې توګه...

Yukari Shibuya |

Niranjala’s husband started physically abusing her soon after they got married. It got worse after their first child. When she was about to file for a divorce, the pandemic struck.

Faris Hadad-Zervos |

While the poor have suffered severely during the crisis, many informal workers in the middle of the income distribution also experienced a large drop in earnings.

Maurizio Bussolo, Siddharth Sharma, Hans Timmer |

Whether it happens in public spaces or the workplace, sexual harassment is a form of gender-based violence, inflicting harm and stress on its victims and limiting their career or education...

Maria Beatriz Orlando, Rohini P. Pande, Uzma Quresh |

As the COVID-19 pandemic rages on in South Asia, reversing years of hard-won development and economic gains, it is more necessary than ever to think consciously about the future of transport and...

Hartwig Schafer |

Under the Citizens' Charter Program, thousands of Afghan women have seized the opportunity to shape the lives of millions of their fellow citizens by playing an active role in local...

Saleh Mohammad Samit, Muhammad Najib Amiri |

تحت برنامه ملی میثاق شهروندی، هزاران زن افغان این فرصت را به دست آورده اند تا بتوانند زندگی میلیون ها تن از هموطنان خود را با ایفای نقش فعال در انکشاف محلی و حکومتداری شکل دهند.

Saleh Mohammad Samit, Muhammad Najib Amiri |