Change is brewing in Nepal Amma Café in Lumbini is breaking ground by initiating some much-needed change.

Faris Hadad-Zervos |

From plastic pollution to remittance flows, climate change to digital technology, human capital to road safety, we look back at the past year and highlight some of the most popular blogs from 2021…

Trishna Thapa |

December 16, 2021, Bangladesh will achieve an important milestone – 50 years of independence. History, chance, and astute state craftsmanship are at the core of Bangladesh’s success.

Junaid Kamal Ahmad |

Bangladesh has made remarkable progress in reducing undernutrition. Yet much remains to be done as a third of all children in Bangladesh under the age of five are stunted, and nearly one in five…

Seenithamby Manoharan, Samina Yasmin, Jean Saint-Geours, Wameq Azfar Raza, Deepika Chaudhery |

The pandemic-induced lifestyle changes will exacerbate the already acute plastics waste challenges in South Asia unless urgent action is taken.

Monika Kumar, Nina Tsydenova, Pawan Patil |

Digital development and tech is important to the Maldives development

Fayyaz Ismail, Hartwig Schafer, Aminath Shauna |

By addressing core issues in its social protection programs targeted for early years, Bangladesh can continue to make further gains in human capital and help to bring more children from poor and…

Mostafa Amir Sabbih, Aneeka Rahman, Aline Coudouel |

While countries should take advantage of the apparel industry to bring more women in the labor force, they also need policies to tackle barriers that prevent women from pursuing careers.

Stacey Frederick, Gladys Lopez-Acevedo, Raymond Robertson, Mexico Vergara |