The unprecedented crisis posed by the coronavirus (COVID-19) will mean that South Asia might experience its worst economic performance in 40 years, with at least half its countries falling into a…

Hans Timmer, Valerie Mercer-Blackman, Robert C M Beyer |

وإذا كان هناك درس واحد يمكن استخلاصه من هذه الجائحة، فهو أن الشفافية في المعلومات العامة يمكن أن تنقذ الأرواح وتحسّن النتائج الاقتصادية، من خلال تعزيز الثقة المجتمعية في الدولة من بين عوامل أخرى…

فريد بلحاج |

If there is a single lesson to draw from the pandemic, it is that transparency in public information can save lives and improve economic outcomes, by enhancing societal trust in the state.

Ferid Belhaj |

De fait, s’il est une leçon à tirer de la pandémie, c’est que la transparence dans la fourniture de l’information publique peut sauver des vies et améliorer les résultats économiques, en…

Ferid Belhaj |

Photo: Pierre-Yves Babelon/Shutterstock In an effort to harness the benefits of urbanization and improve the living conditions of the urban poor, Latin American countries have experimented with…

Luis Triveno |

Within the next 30 years, urban populations in developing countries will double and UN-Habitat estimates that around 3 billion people will need housing and basic infrastructure. Already, 70% of…

Parul Agarwala, Syed Usman Javaid |