Reducing inequality is a key policy priority in many countries as high levels of inequality can be detrimental to society. The existence of large differentials in living standards can be a drag on…

Daniel Gerszon Mahler |

Protecting ASEAN’s impressive gains over the past two decades will require prioritizing investments in people – that is, human capital.

Victoria Kwakwa |

The Government of Kenya, with the help from the World Bank, is providing Kenyan youth with more agency and a platform to voice their thoughts and concerns about how budget is spent.

Claire Davanne |

为进一步强化我们的举措,我们将把对难民及其接待社区的支持列为我们即将制定的《脆弱、冲突和暴力问题应对战略》的关键支柱。

Kristalina Georgieva |

Les conflits et les persécutions obligent un nombre toujours croissant de personnes à fuir leur pays ou à changer de région dans leur propre pays. Il y a aujourd’hui dans le monde environ 29,4…

Kristalina Georgieva |

قال لنا أحمدين إبراهيم -وهو لاجئ ورائد أعمال إريتري- في الآونة الأخيرة "خير للمرء أن يكسب رزقه بنفسه من أن ينتظر الإحسان من الآخرين."

كريستالينا جورجيفا |

East Asia Pacific’s (EAP) strong economic performance over the past few decades has significantly benefited and empowered women in the region, bringing better health and education and greater…

Victoria Kwakwa |

A fruit and vegetable stand in Kampala. Photo: Arne Hoel / World Bank According to The Africa Competitiveness Report 2017, Africa is forecasted to produce just 100 million new jobs by 2035, while…

Michelle Kaffenberger, Munshi Sulaiman, Dianne Calvi |