It is always exciting to learn from innovators. With its vibrant and competitive ICT sector, Internet penetration levels among the highest in the world and advanced ICT infrastructure, Singapore…

Yulia Danilina, Oleg Petrov |

版本: English 全球变暖危险不仅是环境挑战,也是对终结贫困工作的一个根本性威胁,还可能令数以百万计人无法共享经济繁荣成果。如果您想了解更多实证资料,请参阅联合国政府间气候变化专门委员会近期发布的第五次评估报告。 如果我们同意这属于一个经济问题,我们应如何应对呢?很多经济学家已普遍达成共识,即制定有效的碳定价制度,是避免气候发生危险变化的一项有效策略。强大的价格信号,…

Thomas Kerr |

Nigeria's Ministry of Communication Technology is advancing a wide range of ICT initiatives, ​including a National Broadband Development Plan.  Nations cannot be competitive, innovate and…

Luda Bujoreanu |

The challenge of moving from conflict and fragility to resilience and growth is immense. More than half of the countries counted as low income have experienced conflict in the last decade. Twenty…

Laura Ralston |

Jim Yong Kim est bien placé pour parler de discrimination. D’origine asiatique, il a grandi dans l’Iowa où des enfants mimaient des gestes de kung-fu quand ils le voyaient, en lui lançant des…

Elizabeth Howton |

Jim Yong Kim sabe lo que significan los prejuicios. Debido a su condición de estadounidense de origen asiático, cuando crecía en Iowa los niños se burlaban de él haciéndole gestos de “kung fu” y…

Elizabeth Howton |

يعرف جيم يونغ كيم شيئا عن التمييز والتحيز. فعندما كبر في ولاية أيوا كأمريكي من أصل آسيوي، كثيرا ما لوح الأطفال أمامه بأيديهم بحركات "كونغ فو"، ولم يتورعوا عن رميه بأقذع الشتائم والأوصاف…

Elizabeth Howton |

Jim Yong Kim knows something about prejudice. When he was growing up Asian American in Iowa, kids would make “kung fu” gestures and hurl racial slurs at him. In an op-ed published in the…

Elizabeth Howton |

In early 2009, the U.S.-based multinational Halliburton paid $579 million to the U.S. government to settle charges it had bribed Nigerian officials to win a contract.  In late 2008 the German…

Jean Pierre Brun |