The COVID-19 pandemic has given telemedicine a massive boost. What does this mean for the future of healthcare in emerging markets?

Ruchira Shukla, Monique Mrazek |

¿Alguna vez has invitado a representantes de diferentes sectores a imaginar su ciudad soñada? Existe un ejercicio de planificación urbana que es justo para eso y la experiencia de la cuenca del…

Haris Sanahuja, Alessandra Treuherz |

Have you ever invited representatives from different sectors to imagine their dream city? There is an urban planning exercise that is just for that, and it is showcased by the experience of the…

Haris Sanahuja, Alessandra Treuherz |

في منطقة الشرق الأوسط وشمال أفريقيا، تعد الأسر الفقيرة هي الأكثر تأثرا بفيروس كورونا المستجد، حيث تعيش على الأرجح في مناطق مكدسة، وفي الغالب مع أقارب مسنين، وتعتمد على فرص العمل في القطاع غير…

عزيز أتامانوف, يوهانز هوجفين, لورا رودريغيز |

In the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), the coronavirus (COVID-19) is disproportionately affecting poor households, who are more likely to live in cramped conditions, often with elderly…

Aziz Atamanov, Johannes Hoogeveen, Laura Rodriguez |

Dans les pays du Moyen-Orient et d'Afrique du Nord (MENA), le coronavirus (COVID-19) frappe de manière disproportionnée les familles pauvres, car nombre d'entre elles sont logées à l…

Aziz Atamanov, Johannes Hoogeveen, Laura Rodriguez |

Irrigation agencies around the world have continued to function despite challenging circumstances. However, there have been multiple shocks impacting service delivery.

Pieter Waalewijn, Karin Krchnak, Ijsbrand Harko de Jong, Svetlana Valieva |

On June 10, 2020, Mosul celebrated the opening of “Al-Hurriyya” or “Freedom” Bridge, which was reconstructed with financing from the World Bank. The reopening of this bridge will change the lives…

Sajjad Ali Shah, Ibrahim Dajani, Salman Anees Soz |

De acuerdo con evaluaciones recientes de la Organización Panamericana de la Salud, casi siete de cada diez hospitales en América Latina y el Caribe se encuentran en áreas vulnerables a amenazas…

Mirtha Escobar, Joaquín Toro, Jack Campbell |

According to a Pan American Health Organization assessment, nearly seven out of 10 hospitals in Latin America and the Caribbean are in areas vulnerable to natural hazards.

Mirtha Escobar, Joaquin Toro, Jack Campbell |