明确的证据表明,各国一旦像重视男性一样重视女性,投资于女性健康、教育和技能培训,给女性提供更多机会参与经济建设、管理收入、掌管并经营企业,则由此产生的效益不仅可惠及女性,还可进一步惠及其子女和家庭、其所在社区和社会以及整个国家经济。 这是世界银行集团全新的《性别平等战略》的愿景。该战略为增加女性的机会绘制了宏伟蓝图,因为这样做不仅道义上正确,而且对经济发展也至关重要。 为制定该战略,…

英卓华 |

In the last three decades, East Asia has reaped the demographic dividend. An abundant and growing labor force powered almost one-third of the region’s per capita income growth from the 1960s to…

Axel van Trotsenburg |

15 ديسمبر/كانون الأول 2015— الدليل واضح: عندما تقدر البلدان الفتيات والنساء بالقدر نفسه الذي يحظى به الفتيان والرجال، وعندما تستثمر في صحتهن وتعليمهن وصقل مهاراتهن، وعندما تتيح للنساء فرصاً أكبر…

سري مولياني إندراواتي |

The evidence is clear: When countries value girls and women as much as boys and men; when they invest in their health, education, and skills training; when they give women greater opportunities to…

Sri Mulyani Indrawati |

PISA measures the skills and knowledge of 15-year-old students in reading, mathematics and science. Photo: Simone D. McCourtie / World Bank  Investing in people starts by ensuring that graduates…

Christian Bodewig, Lucas Gortazar |

From a normative perspective, we can all agree that child labor is reprehensible and should be banned, particularly in its worst forms. According to the International Labor Organization (ILO),…

Caio Piza, Andre Portela Souza |

Photo: Maria Fleischmann / World Bank “Asegurar que todas las niñas y todos los niños tengan acceso a servicios de atención y desarrollo en la primera infancia y educación preescolar de calidad, a…

Samuel Berlinski |

Children work in their classroom. Photo: Maria Fleischmann / World Bank “Ensure that all girls and boys have access to quality early childhood development, care and pre-primary education so that…

Samuel Berlinski |

  ​Strategies to curb violence against women too often exclude the experiences of lesbian, bisexual, and transgender women.  The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) is marking this year’s 16 Days of…

Saurav Jung Thapa |

Photo: Dominic Chavez/Banque mondiale ​Attardons-nous d’abord sur quelques chiffres : ce matin, pendant que vous preniez votre petit déjeuner, environ 15 000 personnes sont venues grossir la…

Keith Hansen |