Après la dévastation causée par le tsunami, la route côtière a été reconstruite avec le soutien de la Banque mondiale. © Chulie de Silva « Ce qui est logé au plus profond de ton cœur, la mort ne…

Chulie De Silva |

English كتبت أمي مانيل كريستينغ في مذكراتها تصف ما يعنيه فقدان أحد الأحباء في كارثة موجات تسونامي "ما تحتفظ به في أعماق قلبك لا تفقده بالموت. يوم 26 ديسمبر/كانون الأول، 2004، رحل عنا برازانا…

Chulie De Silva |

Esta página en: English Luego de la devastación causada por el tsunami, la carretera costera fue reconstruída con el apoyo del Banco Mundial. © Chulie de Silva Mi madre, Manel Kirtisinghe, resumió…

Chulie De Silva |

Also available in: Spanish | العربية After the devastating tsunami, the Southern coast road rebuilt with support from the World Bank. Photograph © Chulie de Silva My mother Manel Kirtisinghe…

Chulie De Silva |

Back in the 1930s, Sri Lanka thought it would be a good idea to give everyone free access to health care. More than 75 years later, as the global health community bangs the drum for universal…

Owen Smith |

"Disability is no barrier. Landmine victims play volleyball." Photo: AusAID I am often asked how “we” – development professionals and practitioners at large - can make a difference to…

Maitreyi Bordia Das |

Luxshmanan Nadaraja / World Bank Sri Lankan youth is a mass of untapped potential. With 12.7% of the country’s labour force comprised of youth, the importance of skilled and educated youth is…

Russel Valentine |

For the first time in history, all South Asian leaders were invited to the newly elected Indian Prime Minister’s oath-taking ceremony,  May 2014. President Mahinda Rajapaksa/Flickr.   I’m on my…

Sanjay Kathuria, Delilah Liu |

The United Nations has declared 2014 as the International Year of Small Island Developing States (SIDS), in recognition of the contributions this group of countries has made to the world, and to…

Ivan Rossignol |