The Middle East and North African countries cannot wait until the end of the pandemic to begin rebuilding the post-COVID region.
The recent responses by governments in the Middle East and North Africa to curb the spread of COVID-19 has highlighted the need for safe, resilient and sustainable modes of mobility.
A new World Bank report found the pandemic threatens to reverse hard-won gains made in global health and human capital over the past decade.
Machu Picchu – one of the seven wonders of the modern world – draws half a million people to the mountaintops of Peru each year. Another phenomenon has pulled public health experts and scientists…
Today we live in times of a pandemic with a silent and aggressive virus, which can even be lethal and has transformed our lives, where the best recipe is to rethink our cities, rethink our codes…
World Bank Group President David Malpass provides an update about recent developments on issues of debt transparency and sustainability, vaccine and healthcare responses, and others.
Only a few months ago, mentioning the words discrimination and racism was taboo in many topics of the public agenda.
In the MENA region, the demand for broadband services and data has increased significantly during the pandemic.
Although women's mobility patterns are different from men's, the design of public transport systems hardly ever reflects that reality. How can we turn this around and create transit…
In the face of COVID-19, how can we protect mass transit and build momentum for sustainable urban mobility?