Gender parity in educational attainment may mask other important inequalities. (Photo: Vuong Hai Hoang / World Bank) In many ways, girls’ education is a success story in global development.…

Stephanie Psaki, Katharine McCarthy, Barbara Mensch |

Photo: UNMISS/Flickr Humanitarian and development efforts serve two distinct and complementary objectives. Humanitarian work focuses on responding to emergency situations in the immediate…

Priya Chopra |

A growing number of students in South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa are enrolled in private primary or secondary schools. The World Development Report 2018 (on which I was a co-author) highlighted…

David Evans |

This is the second part of our interview with with Safaa El Tayeb El-Kogali, World Bank Practice Manager in the Education Global Practice, on the challenges faced by the region’s education systems…

Web Team |

Voici la deuxième partie de notre entretien avec Safaa El Tayeb El-Kogali, chef de service au pôle mondial d’expertise en Éducation de la Banque mondiale, consacré aux défis auxquels sont…

Web Team |

في أعقاب التقرير الأول عن التنمية في العالم الذي دار محور تركيزه الرئيسي على التعليم وأهميته القصوى لإيجاد مجتمعات مستقرة وشاملة للجميع، قمنا بإطلاق سلسلتنا السنوية بعنوان "العودة إلى المدرسة…

Web Team |

On the heels of the first World Development Report focused entirely on education, and its critical importance for stable and inclusive societies, we launch our annual ‘Back to School’ series that…

Web Team |

Dans le sillage du premier Rapport sur le développement dans le monde intégralement consacré à l’éducation, l’une des clés pour des sociétés stables et inclusives, nous inaugurons notre série…

Web Team |

The 2018 World Development Report (WDR), Learning to Realize Education’s Promise, launched this week.  While it draws on research and collective experience—both from within and outside the World…

Deon Filmer, Halsey Rogers |

Cette page: English Au cours de la dernière décennie, le Kenya et le Libéria ont tous deux cherché à reproduire à grande échelle des programmes pilotes ayant obtenu des résultats positifs dans l’…

David Evans |