The World Bank Group's 2020 Human Capital Index reminds us that much still needs to be to done to strengthen human development outcomes such as health and education.
The World Bank Group has developed a set of ethics principles for private health providers as they face enormous financial pressures due to the pandemic.
The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed many vulnerabilities in health care systems across South Asian countries, including Bangladesh. As we respond to and learn from this crisis, it presents an…
Now is the time to invest in environmentally sustainable enterprises that provide better and quality jobs and contribute to Bangladesh’s economy without harming its natural resources.
As South Asian countries intensify the fight against COVID-19, it is imperative that social protection programs, including cash transfers, food vouchers, unemployment benefits, pensions, wage…
COVID-19 has hit hard lives and economies across South Asia. The World Bank is responding rapidly, helping governments buy vital protective equipment and medical supplies, provide learning to…
South Asian cities are known hotspots for air pollution. But in the last few months, many have enjoyed unusually clear skies and fresh air.
As they respond to the coronavirus (COVID-19), countries have a unique opportunity to plan for stronger and greener economies.
Il met au point une méthode qui a permis de produire des visières à moindre coût et de meilleure qualité.
As COVID-19 hit the world, leading to a scramble for personal protective equipment, a young genetics engineer from Bangladesh was inspired to find solutions for his community.