At the border between India and Bangladesh, a new digital platform is helping authorities process trucks faster and make trade more efficient—an important and encouraging first step toward…

Shruti Vijayakumar, Mitali Nikore |

More women are graduating from higher-level programs than ever before in Tunisia, and an impressive percentage of these women now focus on Information and Communications Technology (ICT). In our…

Mouna Hamden, Mihasonirina Andrianaivo, Insaf Fradi |

Providing universal connectivity can be an important part of our toolkit to help us reduce emissions around the planet.

Edward Oughton, Niccolò Comini |

A new World Bank study provides an overview of selected technologies identified as “disruptive” that could be useful to public procurement.

Blandine Wu Chebili, Hunt La Cascia |

Learn how AI can help advance accountability for harmful language as well as evidence-based prevention.

Chris Mahony, Jim Brumby, Huong Thi Lan Tran |

Foundational GovTech solutions as well as disruptive technologies can play a huge role in improving budget execution in a post-COVID19 world. Here are four such GovTech solutions.

Srinivas Gurazada, Khuram Farooq |

By putting people at the center, Lesotho’s Department of National ID and Civil Registry (NICR) in the Ministry of Home Affairs is laying a solid foundation for a simpler, more efficient government…

Rachel Ort, Tumelo Raboletsi |

A recently launched GovTech report highlights ten key lessons from twenty-five years of implementing GovTech and digital government projects to prevent social engineering ploys.

Kimberly Johns |

New book from the World Bank illustrates how varied the pathways used to reduce corruption are and also highlights many common features among them.

Joel Turkewitz |