Understanding learning outcomes: Empowering Indonesian parents to participate in children’s education.
With just 10 percent of the world's vehicles, the region accounts for more than a quarter of global traffic deaths. Many crash victims are pedestrians, cyclists, or motorcyclists, and road…
Of the region’s 450 million people, nearly two-thirds, almost 300 million people, are under the age of 35. Unfortunately, this vast human resource is highly “untapped,” and nearly 80 percent of…
Sustainable agriculture has the potential to ensure higher and more inclusive growth, reduce Bhutan’s food imports, and help combat malnutrition, which affects children under the age of five…
Profiles of women reformers making it easier to do business around the world
In recognition of International Women’s Day, we highlight the accomplishments of five leaders who have delivered much needed regulatory reforms benefiting entrepreneurs.
Becoming more equal in East Asia Pacific by reducing the trade-offs between work and home
Gender mainstreaming in Indonesia’s mining industry
Conventional wisdom tells us that young people are fleeing agriculture to seek opportunities in urban centers.
Many countries of the former Soviet Union rank highly in the Human Capital Index, thanks largely to long-term investment in education and health services.