Earthquakes, landslides and heavy rainfall often cause long-term disruption of transport systems in South Asia, resulting in economic setbacks affecting internal trade and regional integration.…

Masatsugu Takamatsu, Julian Palma |

Moving towards environmental sustainability is one of our key commitments to the Government of Pakistan and to ourselves, and so we decided to walk the talk. For the past year, the World Bank…

Syed Usman Javaid, Neha Ravail Khaliq |

Ambitieux, les objectifs de développement durable (ODD) que les Nations Unies se sont fixés d’ici 2030 soulèvent un certain nombre de difficultés, dont celle-ci : par où commencer ? Le projet d’…

E. Gyimah-Boadi |

© Kate Evans/CIFOR Este blog ha sido publicado por primera vez en Project Syndicate. [[tweetable]]Para la mayoría de la gente pobre y vulnerable del mundo, los derechos de propiedad seguros,…

Mahmoud Mohieldin, Anna Wellenstein |

في وقت سابق من هذا الشهر، أجرت بنوك التنمية في مختلف أنحاء العالم مراجعة لمواقفها وللمجالات التي يكون فيها لجهودها أكبر الأثر، وذلك خلال اجتماع نظمه البنك الدولي وبنك التنمية البرازيلي (BNDES).…

جيلا بازارباشيوغلو |

Foto: Maria Fleischmann/Banco Mundial A comienzos de este mes, en una reunión organizada por el Banco Mundial y el Banco Nacional de Desarrollo Económico y Social de Brasil (BNDES), entidades…

Ceyla Pazarbasioglu |

Em todo o mundo, bancos de desenvolvimento estão avaliando sua atuação e observando onde esses esforços têm mais impacto. O tema foi objeto de uma reunião organizada pelo Banco Mundial e pelo…

Ceyla Pazarbasioglu |

Widespread lack of official identification (ID) in developing countries disproportionately affects women and girls, who face more and higher barriers to obtaining IDs. As economists at the World…

Lucia Hanmer, Mariana Dahan |

Three days after a 7.6 magnitude earthquake jolted Northern Pakistan, I boarded a helicopter to assist the local government in surveying the incredible destruction of homes and lives. Entire…

Raja Rehan Arshad |