Talti village in Dhading district in Nepal: A new micro hydropower plant has made it possible to open an agro-processing plant. Credit: The World Bank Fifteen years ago, I started a new job in the…

Bhupendra Shakya |

Amidst all the hardships of daily life, what are the things that inspire you, give you hope and make you believe in a better tomorrow? That is the question we asked when we invited people to share…

Trishna Thapa |

This blog is part of the series #OneSouthAsia exploring how South Asia can become a more integrated, thus more economically dynamic region. The blog series is a  lead up to the South Asia Economic…

Prabha Chandran |

Relief workers in the town of Sankhu in the Kathmandu Valley, June 2015. Credit: Yann Doignon / World Bank It has been exactly three months since the Nepal earthquake first struck and one month…

Marc Forni |

Disponible en English   Photo: Laxmi Prasad Ngakhushi Cinquante jours se sont écoulés depuis la survenue d’un séisme dévastateur au Népal le 25 avril, suivi d’une puissante réplique le 12 mai. Au…

Ram Sharan Mahat |

   Photo Credit: Laxmi Prasad Ngakhushi It has been 50 days since the devastating earthquake struck Nepal on April 25.  With another powerful aftershock on May 12, a combined 9, 000 lives were…

Ram Sharan Mahat |

Saurav Rana/Banque mondiale. Maintenant, vous devez tous avoir entendu parler du gigantesque séisme et des nombreuses répliques qui ont ravagé le Népal ces derniers jours. À l’heure où je rédige…

Saurav Rana |

Saurav Rana/World Bank By now, all of you must have heard of the massive earthquake and numerous aftershocks that have shaken Nepal over the last few days. As I am writing this, there is another…

Saurav Rana |