Closing gaps and financing taps: The next step for rural water supply

Kristoffer Welsien, Gabriel Lwakabare |

Dans de nombreux pays subsahariens, la moitié de la population rurale n’a pas accès à l’eau potable, pour deux grandes raisons : les pannes fréquentes et le coût des réseaux.

Kristoffer Welsien, Gabriel Lwakabare |

أصبحت تنزانيا موطنًا لآلاف اللاجئين الباحثين عن مأوى. وبنهاية عام 1994، كانت تنزانيا - المعروفة باستضافتها للزائرين وسياستها الانفتاحية - تستضيف ما يقرب من 1.3 مليون لاجئ في مناطقها الشمال غرب…

سوازيك إليز وانج سون, باولو فيرمي |

We recently published a paper, Intergenerational Impact of Population Shocks on Children’s Health: Evidence from the 1993-2001 Refugee Crisis in Tanzania, that looks at the long-term impacts of…

Soazic Elise Wang Sonne, Paolo Verme |

Nous avons souhaité savoir si l’exposition à un vaste afflux de personnes déplacées chez les enfants des communautés d’accueil avait des effets intergénérationnels sur la santé.

Soazic Elise Wang Sonne, Paolo Verme |

Los niños nacidos alrededor de 15 años después de la llegada masiva de personas refugiadas y cuyos padres habían vivido en zonas de refugiados ¿experimentan efectos intergeneracionales en la salud…

Soazic Elise Wang Sonne, Paolo Verme |

It is hard to believe that only 70 years ago, in most Latin American countries, women could not vote. Or even more recently, women’s access to land under agrarian reforms depended on factors .…

Reina Zavala, Ivonne Astrid Moreno Horta |

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 |

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 |

Two years since its inception, the Romania Disaster Risk Management Community continues to form partnerships and friendships that can strengthen Romania’s future. This community has even informed…

Alexandra Calin |