As South Asian countries intensify the fight against COVID-19, it is imperative that social protection programs, including cash transfers, food vouchers, unemployment benefits, pensions, wage…

Lynne Sherburne-Benz, Stefano Paternostro, Zaineb Majoka |

COVID-19 has hit hard lives and economies across South Asia. The World Bank is responding rapidly, helping governments buy vital protective equipment and medical supplies, provide learning to…

Hartwig Schafer |

Bangladesh's Siddhirganj power plant helps build a better school.

Sabah Moyeen, Iqbal Ahmed |

لمساعدة العمال على الانتقال إلى هذا الوضع الطبيعي الجديد ، تحتاج الحكومات إلى مواصلة تنفيذ إجراءات قوية لدعم العمال.

إنديرا سانتوس, مايكل ويبر |

To help workers transition to this new normal, governments need to continue implementing strong actions to support workers.

Indhira Santos, Michael Weber |

Les gouvernements doivent continuer à mettre en œuvre des actions soutenues pour aider les travailleurs.

Indhira Santos, Michael Weber |

The unprecedented crisis posed by the coronavirus (COVID-19) will mean that South Asia might experience its worst economic performance in 40 years, with at least half its countries falling into a…

Hans Timmer, Valerie Mercer-Blackman, Robert C M Beyer |

As it continues to spread, COVID-19 (Coronavirus) is triggering an economic fallout that will drive millions into poverty and further increase inequality. We are fighting back.

Hartwig Schafer |

Alors que l’épidémie de Covid-19 continue à se propager, ses conséquences économiques vont plonger des millions de personnes dans la pauvreté et creuser encore davantage les inégalités.

Hartwig Schafer |

Несмотря на то, что мои регулярные поездки в Южную Азию практически прекратились, я никогда не чувствовал себя более связанным с этим регионом. Мне каждый день напоминают о том, что…

Hartwig Schafer |