Mujeres Hmong Flor, mercado de Bac Ha, Vietnam. Foto: Tran Thi Hoa/World Bank Este es el primer blog de una serie relativa a los pueblos indígenas basada en un seminario web realizado…

Gillette Hall, Ariel Gandolfo |

A waste collection site in Dar es Salaam,   Tanzania. Photo: Cecilia Paradi-Guilford Plastic waste, in particular PET, which is typically found in soda bottles, is becoming abundant in African…

Cecilia Paradi-Guilford, Scott Henry |

Acabamos de lanzar el nuevo sitio MapVietnam en www.worldbank.org/mapvietnam, (i) que ofrece datos socioeconómicos a nivel de provincias y…

Gabriel Demombynes |

The United Nations has declared 2014 as the International Year of Small Island Developing States (SIDS), in recognition of the contributions this group of countries has made to the world, and to…

Ivan Rossignol |

Imagine if, in 1799 – the year in which Napoleon seized power – a research institute had published its global forecasts for the next 20 years. Its researchers would have known about the tremendous…

Eliana Cardoso |