The archetype of the strong African woman standing as an unmoving pillar of her community is one that transcends national borders on the African continent. While in the past, this image often…

Nayé Bathily |

Economic activity in South Asia decelerated sharply in 2019 amid financial sector issues in India, monetary tightening in Pakistan, and global headwinds to regional exports. Five charts illustrate…

Temel Taskin |

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 |

With heavy ongoing investments in climate resilience and flood risk management, now is the critical time for Sri Lanka to build an effective flood- and climate-resilience system, benefitting from…

Asmita Tiwari, Suranga Kahandawa, Masatsugu Takamatsu, Keiko Sakoda |

يزيد اليوم عدد اللاجئين في العالم عن عددهم بعد الحرب العالمية الثانية مباشرة، حيث يبلغ نحو 26 مليون شخص نزحوا قسراً من ديارهم وفروا عبر الحدود من أوضاع الهشاشة والصراع والعنف.

أكسيل فان تروتسنبيرغ |

Today, there are more refugees in the world than directly after World War II. That is almost 26 million people who have been forcibly displaced from their homes and fled across borders from…

Axel van Trotsenburg |

Il y a aujourd'hui dans le monde davantage de réfugiés qu'à la fin de la Deuxième Guerre mondiale. Près de 26 millions de personnes ont été déplacées de force et ont dû fuir leur pays…

Axel van Trotsenburg |

En la actualidad hay más refugiados en el mundo que inmediatamente después de la Segunda Guerra Mundial. Son alrededor 26 millones de personas que han sido desplazadas de sus hogares por la fuerza…

Axel van Trotsenburg |

E-commerce can become a driver of growth across South Asia and boost trade between the region’s countries, but its potential remains largely untapped.

Viviana Perego, Sanjay Kathuria, Arti Grover, Aaditya Mattoo, Pritam Banerjee |