Did you know that traditional fish smoking is a sub-sector of the seafood processing industry in Africa?

Ede Ijjasz-Vasquez, Jingjie Chu, Berengere Prince |

En la actualidad hay más refugiados en el mundo que inmediatamente después de la Segunda Guerra Mundial. Son alrededor 26 millones de personas que han sido desplazadas de sus hogares por la fuerza…

Axel van Trotsenburg |

Today, there are more refugees in the world than directly after World War II. That is almost 26 million people who have been forcibly displaced from their homes and fled across borders from…

Axel van Trotsenburg |

Il y a aujourd'hui dans le monde davantage de réfugiés qu'à la fin de la Deuxième Guerre mondiale. Près de 26 millions de personnes ont été déplacées de force et ont dû fuir leur pays…

Axel van Trotsenburg |

يزيد اليوم عدد اللاجئين في العالم عن عددهم بعد الحرب العالمية الثانية مباشرة، حيث يبلغ نحو 26 مليون شخص نزحوا قسراً من ديارهم وفروا عبر الحدود من أوضاع الهشاشة والصراع والعنف.

أكسيل فان تروتسنبيرغ |

What is the impact of transport projects on income, jobs, economic growth, and other key development outcomes? An ongoing World Bank program seeks to answer this question as thoroughly as possible…

Nancy Vandycke, Javier Morales Sarriera |

The world is urbanizing at an unprecedented speed and scale, with more than half the global population living in cities today… rising to nearly 7 out of 10 people in cities by 2050.

Sameh Wahba |

This blog post is part of a series for the 'Bureaucracy Lab', a World Bank initiative to better understand the world's public officials and explores a range of approaches to…

Daniel Rogger |

Liberia strived to enhance the capacity of its national statistical system so it could track the progress of the country’s development. In making an effort to improve the capacity of its…

Sun Hwa Song, Masako Hiraga |

Informed decision making requires timely and relevant evidence. This holds for national decision makers as well as development practitioners. Here at the World Bank...

Silvia Malgioglio, Nobuo Yoshida, Johannes Hoogeveen |