The archetype of the strong African woman standing as an unmoving pillar of her community is one that transcends national borders on the African continent. While in the past, this image often…

Nayé Bathily |

While Liberian women play a huge role in shaping the social, economic and political landscape of the country, it offers a conflicted picture when it comes to gender-related issues. Rates of sexual…

AKO Essan Emile, Ilke Dagli Hustings, Cleophas Obino Torori |

While camps are often crucial for the displaced populations in the immediate term, they are not a tenable option when displacement becomes prolonged.

Utz Pape, Ambika Sharma |

Did you know that traditional fish smoking is a sub-sector of the seafood processing industry in Africa?

Ede Ijjasz-Vasquez, Jingjie Chu, Berengere Prince |

在发展中国家,资源匮乏的国家努力设法提高人民生活水平,帮助人民摆脱贫困,与此同时减少排放,使经济发展模式适应更加严酷多变的天气模式。

阿克塞尔· 冯·托森伯格 |

In developing countries, governments with few resources are trying to figure out how to raise living standards and lift people out of poverty, while at the same time reducing emissions and…

Axel van Trotsenburg |

Los enfoques que respaldan un crecimiento resiliente, limpio e inclusivo serán el fundamento de nuestro diálogo e interacción con los gobiernos en los próximos años.

Axel van Trotsenburg |

A substantial proportion of refugee children will be in host communities for the entirety of their schooling years.

Keiko Miwa |

Decades of civil war and political fragmentation have made Somalia one of the poorest countries in Sub-Saharan Africa. Nearly seven of 10 Somalis live in poverty, the sixth-highest rate in the…

Utz Pape, Wendy Karamba |

This blog post is part of a series for the 'Bureaucracy Lab', a World Bank initiative to better understand the world's public officials and explores a range of approaches to…

Daniel Rogger |