Africa is the future and the future is African. More than a thought, this highlights Africa's tremendous potential to advance its development. With the youngest population globally, African…

Moulaye Ibrahim Bamba, Michael Geiger |

L’Afrique, c’est l’avenir (a), et l’avenir est africain (a). Plus qu’un slogan, cette vision souligne le formidable potentiel du continent pour progresser et se développer. Avec la population la…

Moulaye Ibrahim Bamba, Michael Geiger |

Despite Georgia’s best efforts, the pandemic has had a highly negative impact on both economic growth and human capital in the country. Georgia’s real GDP growth is projected to further decelerate…

Sebastian Molineus |

Before COVID-19, 6 out of 10 students were functionally illiterate in Kazakhstan, a higher-middle-income country where, on average, a child is expected to complete 13.7 years of schooling. The…

Jean-François Marteau |

While Singapore, Ghana, Morocco, and the Philippines are different in their circumstances and economic statuses, there are common lessons that can be drawn – particularly as other countries…

Mamta Murthi, Hana Brixi |

Au Maroc, l’extension de la couverture d’assurance maladie et l’instauration d’un système de soins subventionnés pour les populations les plus démunies ont considérablement amélioré l’accès aux…

Mamta Murthi, Hana Brixi |

Hard-won gains in health and education over the past decade are at risk as essential services and household incomes crumble.

Mamta Murthi |

Indonesia’s education technology during COVID-19 and beyond

Noah Yarrow, Riaz Bhardwaj |

A stronger human capital base can help communities adapt to a changing climate, and reciprocally, investments in low-carbon, climate-resilient development can help countries unlock further human…

Carolina Monsalve, Kavita Watsa |