As it continues to spread, COVID-19 (Coronavirus) is triggering an economic fallout that will drive millions into poverty and further increase inequality. We are fighting back.

Hartwig Schafer |

The deadly COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic is bringing together leaders of South Asian countries in a way rarely seen in recent years.

Cecile Fruman, Mandakini Kaul |

Sustainable agriculture has the potential to ensure higher and more inclusive growth, reduce Bhutan’s food imports, and help combat malnutrition, which affects children under the age of five…

Tenzin Lhaden |

Becoming more equal in East Asia Pacific by reducing the trade-offs between work and home

Victoria Kwakwa |

From bus schedules to personal safety and gender roles, there are many different factors that can affect how women move around. A new World Bank study takes a closer look at women's mobility…

Karla Dominguez Gonzalez, Ana Luiza Machado, Bianca Bianchi Alves |

In cities around the world, an estimated 15 million people scrape together a living through informal waste picking. Many of them are women, children, elderly, unemployed, or migrants, who work…

Judy Baker |

Dans les pays à faible revenu, la reprise a marqué le pas en 2019, avec un taux de croissance revu à la baisse à 5,4 %.

Rudi Steinbach |

توقف الانتعاش الاقتصادي في البلدان منخفضة الدخل خلال عام 2019، مع انخفاض النمو إلى أقل من نسبة 5.4% المتوقعة حيث أضعفت العوامل العالمية والخاصة بكل بلد من النشاط الاقتصادي.

رودي شتاينباخ شتاينباخ |