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 |

El aumento de la tecnología de cadena de bloques promete revolucionar muchos sectores, incluida la logística comercial transfronteriza y las cadenas de suministro globales

Chi Fung Fan, Almud Weitz, Yin Lam |

The rise of blockchain promises to revolutionize many sectors, including cross-border trade logistics and global supply chains: blockchain can help track international shipments more effectively,…

Chi Fung Fan, Almud Weitz, Yin Lam |

Les blockchains peuvent en effet permettre d’assurer un suivi plus efficace des expéditions, de réduire les tâches administratives en automatisant les formalités et de protéger les transactions…

Chi Fung Fan, Almud Weitz, Yin Lam |

تعمل تقنية قواعد البيانات المتسلسلة سريعا على تحويل طريقة تخزين البيانات وإدارتها. فبدلًا من استخدام قاعدة بيانات مركزية، تعتمد تقنية قواعد البيانات المتسلسلة على شبكة من كتل البيانات المحمية…

تشي فونغ فان, ألمود فايتز, يعين لم |

Le nombre d’infrastructures par habitant est très insuffisant dans beaucoup d'économies en développement. Par exemple, la capacité de production d’électricité par personne ne représente dans…

Joaquim Levy, Zamir Iqbal |

The International Comparison Program (ICP) team in the World Bank Development Data Group commissioned a pilot data collection study utilizing modern information and communication technologies in…

Marko Rissanen, Nada Hamadeh |

Stuffed animals line the window sill, toys crowd the room’s perimeter, children’s crayon drawings depict a loss of childhood.

Nicole Klingen, Melanie Mayhew |

About the campaign #16Days blog series Grasping the full extent of violence against women is difficult everywhere.   In the Middle East, it can be both difficult and dangerous for women to report…

Paul Prettitore |