GovTech – the use of the latest technology to modernize the public sector -- has great potential to deliver on the promises of the digital age by improving core government systems and services to…

Kimberly Johns, Cem Dener |

Digitizing infrastructure services and industries can lead to tangible benefits around the world. Taking the steps to digitize infrastructure now will result in safer and more reliable transport,…

Carlo Maria Rossotto, Anastasia Nedayvoda |

The Flood Risk Management Support Project for the City of Buenos Aires, with support from the World Bank, has been successful in enhancing positive impacts by incorporating Nature-based Solutions…

Catalina Ramirez, Klaas de Groot |

With the objective of supporting the Dominican Republic’s communication strategies, the World Bank brought together housing authorities from Colombia, Chile, Mexico, and Argentina to share their…

Giuliana De Mendiola, Luis Triveno, Catherine Lynch |

The Global Report on Public Financial Management uses PEFA’s extensive database to provide a comprehensive global view of PFM trends and performance. Learn about the report's findings.

Ed Olowo-Okere |

The COVID-19 pandemic is having a devastating impact on public health, societies, and economies around the world: it could push up to 150 million people into extreme poverty by the end of 2021.…

David Malpass |

In Argentina, income and opportunities have become increasingly concentrated in just a few cities. This pushes some people to move to a location different to their place of birth in order to find…

Diana Tello Medina, Nancy Lozano Gracia, Beatriz Eraso Puig |

To ensure that opportunities reach all corners of a country and all citizens within its borders, a Territorial Development approach is necessary when designing public policy

Diana Tello Medina, Nancy Lozano Gracia, Beatriz Eraso Puig |

In Buenos Aires, it is essential to regain people’s trust in public transport so that they will start using it again.

Verónica Raffo, Francisco Jijena Sánchez |

Through their renewed road safety partnership, the World Bank and Bloomberg Philanthropies aim to save an additional 600,000 lives on the road, and prevent up to 22 million injuries.

Giannina Raffo, Alina Florentina Burlacu, Monjurul Hoque Mohammod Arif Uddin, Juan Miguel Velásquez |