From a normative perspective, we can all agree that child labor is reprehensible and should be banned, particularly in its worst forms. According to the International Labor Organization (ILO),…

Caio Piza, Andre Portela Souza |

As countries prepare to meet at the G20 summit in Turkey next week, global growth and infrastructure needs will be at the top of decision makers’ concerns. And rightly so: Infrastructure – roads,…

Robert Montgomery |

A medida que los países se preparan para reunirse en la cumbre del G-20 en Turquía la próxima semana, las necesidades de crecimiento y de infraestructura a nivel mundial serán una de las…

Robert Montgomery |

Estudantes participam de feira de emprego jovem em Brasília. 
Você é jovem e está procurando emprego? Quais as maiores dificuldades que você tem enfrentado?
 

Joana Silva, Rita Almeida, Julia Loureiro |

Global commodity prices underwent an exceptionally strong and sustained boom beginning in 2000. Unlike a typical price cycle, this boom has been characterized as a “super cycle”, i.e., a demand-…

John Baffes |

Photo credit: Data Logistics Center In January, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania finished the five-year construction of the Baltic Highway – a broadband backbone network that takes advantage of fiber…

Natalija Gelvanovska-Garcia, Zhenia Viatchaninova Dalphond |

Jorge Familiar, vicepresidente del Banco Mundial para América Latina y el Caribe, visitó Uruguay para asistir a la ceremonia de asunción de Tabaré Vázquez y conocer los logros económicos y…

Jorge Familiar |

World Bank's VP for Latin America and the Caribbean, Jorge Familiar, describes his visit to Uruguay.
  Jorge Familiar en Uruguay

Jorge Familiar |

The challenge gets underway at Nairobi's iHub. Photo: Anna Lerner/World Bank The Negawatt Challenge is is an open-innovation competition that will leverage a variety of cities’ rich …

Anna Lerner, Zhenia Viatchaninova Dalphond |

Mafalda era una nena que vivía en un barrio de la ciudad de Buenos Aires. Iba a un colegio estatal, su papá era un empleado de oficina, su mamá ama de casa. Tenían un citroen 3CV y ahorraban…

Ana Gerschenson |