On June 10, 2020, Mosul celebrated the opening of “Al-Hurriyya” or “Freedom” Bridge, which was reconstructed with financing from the World Bank. The reopening of this bridge will change the lives…

Sajjad Ali Shah, Ibrahim Dajani, Salman Anees Soz |

Fragile and conflict-affected countries are home to about 46% of the world’s extreme poor. The need for support is great in these environments, but ironically, data is scarcer than anywhere else…

Filip Jolevski, Jorge Luis Rodriguez Meza |

In countries affected by fragility, conflict, and violence, the private sector plays a critical role in providing jobs and income. Inclusive and sustainable economic growth can also help heal…

Martin Spicer, Franck Bousquet |

Traditional Charcoal Stoves in Haiti/ World Bank [[tweetable]]Across the world, over 3 billion people cook with solid biomass over traditional stoves resulting in negative impacts on health and…

Katie Kennedy Freeman |

In many countries, natural resources and extractive minerals are lucrative state assets that fail to contribute to economic prosperity. In resource-rich Africa, regulatory mismanagement,…

Cari Votava |

Les Assemblées annuelles du Fonds monétaire international (FMI) et du Groupe de la Banque mondiale sont chaque année un rendez-vous incontournable. Du 8 au 14 octobre 2018, retrouvez-nous pour un…

Bassam Sebti |

La première fois que je suis allée en République démocratique du Congo, en 2007, en tant que chercheur sur les questions de santé publique, j’avais pour objectif de démêler les causes complexes…

Jocelyn Kelly |

Installation de la série Unpacked,  de Mohammad Hafez et Ahmed Badr. © Bassam Sebti/Banque mondiale Face à la crise migratoire en cours, le Groupe de la Banque mondiale s’attache à intensifier son…

Juliana J Biondo |

Fotografía de la obra Unpacked, una escultura de técnica mixta de Mohammad Hafez y Ahmed Badr. © Bassam Sebti/Banco Mundial El Grupo Banco Mundial aumenta el apoyo (i) a los refugiados, los…

Juliana J Biondo |

Installation shot of Unpacked, a mixed media sculpture by Mohammad Hafez and Ahmed Badr. © Bassam Sebti/World Bank As the World Bank Group strengthens support for refugees, internationally…

Juliana J Biondo |