What is the impact of transport projects on income, jobs, economic growth, and other key development outcomes? An ongoing World Bank program seeks to answer this question as thoroughly as possible…

Nancy Vandycke, Javier Morales Sarriera |

Migrants and refugees face the same limitations to basic infrastructure and other government services long endured by local communities.

Ivonne Astrid Moreno Horta, Paula Rossiasco |

Los migrantes y los refugiados enfrentan las mismas limitaciones de infraestructura básica y de otros servicios del gobierno que las comunidades locales padecen desde tiempo atrás.

Ivonne Astrid Moreno Horta, Paula Rossiasco |

The world is urbanizing at an unprecedented speed and scale, with more than half the global population living in cities today… rising to nearly 7 out of 10 people in cities by 2050.

Sameh Wahba |

Major cities across Latin America are taking concrete action to promote cycling and become more bike-friendly. Given the urgent need to reduce emissions from urban transport, this could serve as a…

Leszek J. Sibilski, Felipe Targa |

La cultura del ciclismo urbano que está surgiendo en América Latina puede servir como una gran fuente de inspiración para las megaciudades de todo el planeta.

Leszek J. Sibilski, Felipe Targa |

When I used to work in Rwanda, I lived on a small street in Kigali. Every time I invited friends over, I would tell them to “walk past the Embassy, look out for the Church, and then continue to…

Linus Pott |

هذه المدونة متوفرة باللغات التالية: English يحتفل العالم في 21 سبتمبر/أيلول باليوم العالمي للسلام. بعد مرور أكثر من 50 عاما على الحرب الأهلية، أخيرا أصبح لدينا يوم وطني للسلام نحتفل به في كولومبيا…

Marcelo Jorge Fabre |

The International Day of Peace is celebrated on September 21st.  After more than 50 years of civil war, we finally have a national Peace Day to celebrate in Colombia, too.
 

Marcelo Jorge Fabre |