Cities without Sewers - Solving Indonesia’s Wastewater Crisis to Realize Its Urbanization Potential
India's POSHAN Abhiyaan aims to reduce stunting in children below six years of age to 25% by 2022 and decrease the incidence of low birth weight among babies. It also aims to lower the rates…
The recovery in low-income countries (LICs) stalled in 2019.
Can greater regional integration, knowledge exchange programs and cross-border trade, improve economic opportunity and livelihood for the poor, and empower women at the same time? With the right…
World Bank South Asia Vice President Hartwig Schafer reflects on his three decades at the World Bank and the lessons learned that make a difference.
this post discusses a paper documenting patterns of intrahousehold inequality in india and relates them to excess mortality among older women
We are entering the final phase of the race and our collective actions will determine if we can take the checkered flag or not by 2030.
India can unleash the economic potential of its North Eastern Region (NER) by focusing on reforms that will boost the region’s participation in regional and Global Value Chains.
Intraregional trade in South Asia could be worth $67 billion rather than $23 billion. This gap between potential and actual trade leads to a signficiant loss to consumers, firms and exporters, in…
Today's job market post looks at the labor market impacts of India's Public Distribution system.