The World Bank remains focused on helping to translate global commitments into tangible actions at the country level.
Irrigation agencies around the world have continued to function despite challenging circumstances. However, there have been multiple shocks impacting service delivery.
The latest data suggest that South and Central America have become the new COVID-19 epicenter, with daily infections in the region now exceeding those in the United States and Europe .
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought to the surface the everyday vulnerability in Indonesia, where 35 million people don’t have access to water and 70 million who lack basic sanitation.
Investing in people: Social protection for Indonesia’s future
The COVID-19 pandemic is devastating lives and livelihoods globally. Before the pandemic, the World Bank projected that 35 million people in East Asia and the Pacific would escape poverty in 2020…
The key hygiene issues arise at the consumption stage and downstream, during collection and sorting of plastic waste before recycling.
Three ways to improve wastewater management in Guayaquil, Ecuador
Unleashing wastewater’s potential in Brazil
Over the last five years, an extensive coalition of development partners has been working under the Bloomberg Philanthropies Initiative for Global Road Safety to make roads safer in 10 cities…