Source: UN On International Anti-corruption Day 2014, one of the issues we at the Stolen Asset Recovery Initiative want to illustrate - is how recovering stolen assets helps fight corruption and…

Jean Pesme |

In the seven years between 2000 and 2007, the world undertook a massive push to increase enrollments for all children in primary school. This organized effort was successful in reducing the…

Donald Baum |

كان هناك أكثر من 7 مليارات شخص على وجه الأرض عام 2013. وفي حين أن هذا كان أكبر عدد على الإطلاق، فإن معدلات نمو السكان تنخفض باطراد وذلك لأسباب يعود بعضها إلى انخفاض معدلات الخصوبة. واليوم، الجمعة…

إيمي سوزوكي |

There were more than 7 billion people on earth in 2013. While this is the highest number ever, the population growth rate has been steadily declining, in part due to declining fertility rates. …

Emi Suzuki |

Había más de 7000 millones de personas en el planeta en 2013. Si bien esta es la cifra más alta de la historia, la tasa de crecimiento de la población ha ido disminuyendo de manera constante, en…

Emi Suzuki |

Kenya: The Journey to Prosperity  

Those unfamiliar with the fast growing emerging economies of East Asia are likely to think that governments in these countries let market forces and capitalism roam free, red in tooth and claw.…

Truman Packard |

When it comes to primary education, there are many reasons to be optimistic. Enrollment has jumped across the world, and more children are in school than ever before. In the last decade, the…

Mabruk Kabir |

I want to be... an entrepreneur ) Over the next 10 years, Africa will have created about 122 million new jobs, says the World Bank Youth Employment in Sub-Saharan Africa Report. Although this is a…

Maleele Choongo |

Le 5 mars dernier, José Cuesta, économiste à la Banque mondiale et auteur du rapport « Food Price Watch »,  a répondu aux questions des internautes lors d’un tchat consacré à la question du…

Anne Senges |