The Africa Disaster Risk Financing Initiative supports agriculture insurance programs which unlock critical assess to credit for low-income farmers in Kenya, as well as in Uganda and Rwanda. Photo…

Hugo Wesley, Lorenzo Piccio |

Aux Seychelles, les côtes fourmillent de vie. C’est particulièrement frappant lorsqu’on circule sur les principales routes de l’île de Mahé, bordée d’une eau turquoise. Tôt le matin, les pêcheurs…

Brenden Jongman, Darragh Coward |

Machine learning methods are increasingly applied in the development policy arena. Among many recent policy applications, machine learning has been used to predict poverty, soil properties, and…

Daniel Mahler, Paolo Brunori, Paul Hufe |

في محافظة ديالى بشرق العراق، يربط أحد الجسور بين مدينتي بعقوبة التي تقع على إحدى ضفتي النهر والمقدادية على الضفة الأخرى. قد تعتقد أنه لا شيء يلفت النظر في ذلك، حتى تعرف أن تنظيم الدولة الإسلامية…

إبراهيم دجاني, جوسلين جبور, Nafie Mufid |

In eastern Iraq’s Diyala governorate, a bridge connects two cities—Baquba on one bank of the river and Muqdadya on the other. Nothing remarkable about that, you might think, until you know that…

Ibrahim Dajani, Jocelyne Jabbour, Nafie Mufid |

Dans l’est de l’Iraq, dans le gouvernorat de Diyala, un cours d’eau éponyme sépare les villes de Bakouba et de Mouqdadiyah, mais un pont les relie. Rien de bien remarquable jusque-là. Seulement…

Ibrahim Dajani, Jocelyne Jabbour, Nafie Mufid |

There has been a doubling in the number of developing countries that provide social safety programs to their citizens. What is causing this shift? Photo: Mohammad Al-Arief/World Bank Social safety…

Michal Rutkowski |

Every day around the world, millions of people rely on buses to get around. In many cities, these services carry the bulk of urban trips, especially in Africa and Latin America. They are known by…

Shomik Mehndiratta, Camila Rodriguez |

Inglês | Chinês Se a mudança do clima fosse um quebra-cabeça, as cidades seriam uma peça-chave bem no centro. Isso foi reforçado por mais de 100 países no mundo inteiro, destacando as cidades como…

Stephen Hammer |

También disponible en: English | Français | Português | 中文 Si el cambio climático fuera un rompecabezas, las ciudades serían una pieza clave que se encontraría justo en el centro. Esto fue…

Stephen Hammer |