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 |

As we address pandemic-related food security in the region, this is a good time to revisit important lessons learned from the South Asia Food and Nutrition Security Initiative.

Cecile Fruman, Yinan Zhang |

Une crise mondiale qui s'ajoute à celle de la pandémie Covid-19 et contraint les gouvernements à se battre sur deux fronts.

Holger Kray, Shobha Shetty |

The global locust crisis is forcing governments to fight on two fronts.

Holger Kray, Shobha Shetty |

La crisis mundial de la langosta está obligando a los Gobiernos a luchar en dos frentes.

Holger Kray, Shobha Shetty |

كل يوم يتلقى صندوق الرسائل الإلكترونية وابلا من التحذيرات من أزمة آخذة في التطور. وتثير التقارير- التي تنذر بأزمة إنسانية وتفصح عن حالة من اليأس المتزايد لدى الفئات التي نخدمها- القلق. ومع جائحة…

هولجر كراي, شوبها شيتي |

Forget the Homo Sapiens and the Homo Economicus. The guy who traces our destiny is the Homo Ludens, the man who plays. Johan Huizinga, a professor of history and linguistics, in his 1938 book,…

Eliana Cardoso |

If it were possible to separate public services into a public good aspect and a private good aspect, then government could probably ensure better outcomes for the poor by focusing primarily on the…

Mark Ellery |