Investing in and protecting human capital is a key element of the first institution-wide strategy on fragility, conflict and violence (FCV) of the World Bank Group. Health is a critical element of…

Muhammad Ali Pate, Franck Bousquet |

Open source software can help improve government efficiency and transparency while speeding up innovation in the public sector. GovTech nations, such as Singapore, are using open source solutions…

Lesly Goh, Kai Kaiser, Nataliya Langburd Wright |

Rosie the robot was built to analyze the public expenses of Brazil’s congress members and empower citizen demands for social accountability. Read to learn what factors contributed to Rosie's…

Yasodara Cordova, Eduardo Vicente Gonçalves |

La robot Rosie fue creada para examinar los datos declarados y cuando encuentra una transacción “sospechosa”, automáticamente comunica los resultados a los ciudadanos y a los miembros del Congreso…

Yasodara Cordova, Eduardo Vicente Gonçalves |

Rosie the Robot was built to improve social accountability in how members of congress in Brazil spend public funds.

Yasodara Cordova, Eduardo Vicente Gonçalves |

In countries affected by fragility, conflict, and violence, the private sector plays a critical role in providing jobs and income. Inclusive and sustainable economic growth can also help heal…

Martin Spicer, Franck Bousquet |

دوه اوونۍ وړاندې يو ټانکر د نورو زرګونه موټرونو په کتار کې له ډېرو دولتي ودانيو په تېرېدو سره د زنبق څلورلارې له ګڼې ګوڼې ډکې سيمې ته ورسېد. ياد ټانکر د ښار په ګڼه ګوڼه سيمه کې، چې ١٥٠٠ کيلوګرامه…

Silvia Redaelli, Christina Wieser |

هفتۀ گذشته، یک تانکر در جمعی از هزاران وسایل نقلیه در ترافیک سنگین شهر کابل، با گذشتن از بسیاری  ساختمان های دولتی و سفارتخانه ها، به چهارراهی زنبق رسید. با ایستادن در یکی از نقاط مزدحم شهر، ١٥٠٠…

Silvia Redaelli, Christina Wieser |

[[tweetable]]What are some of the key issues that will shape global development in 2017?[[/tweetable]] About this series More blog posts ​From addressing the forced displacement crisis to helping…

Andy Shuai Liu |

Photo : HCR Par une glaciale journée d’octobre 2015, Rami Anis, 24 ans, embarque à bord d’un canot pneumatique sur la mer Égée. Il quitte la Turquie à destination de l’Europe, dans l’espoir d’une…

Bassam Sebti |