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 |

Dhaka accounts for one-third of the Bangladesh’s total population, one-fifth of national GDP and one-third of all jobs. It is imperative for the country to translate the economic density of Dhaka…

John Roome, Annie Gapihan, Hyunji Lee |

为对该指数予以补充,我们推出了范畴更广的人力资本项目(HCP),其宗旨是推进人力资本议题评估和研究,加强我们同各国就该议题开展合作。生日纪念活动为我们回顾近期取得的成就和思考未来提供了良机。

卡维塔•瓦特萨 , Jason Weaver |

To complement the HCI, the broader Human Capital Project (HCP) aims both to advance measurement and research and to enhance country engagement on the topic of human capital. Birthdays offer an…

Kavita Watsa, Jason Weaver |

Sa création s’inscrit dans le cadre plus large du Projet pour le capital humain, une initiative du Groupe de la Banque mondiale visant à la fois à faire avancer les recherches et les évaluations…

Kavita Watsa, Jason Weaver |

In South Asia, higher exports can translate into benefits for workers such as rising wages and a shift to formal employment. But these gains benefit some groups more than others, notably male,…

Gladys Lopez-Acevedo, Diego Cardozo Medeiros, Deeksha Kokas |

The World Bank, together with DFID Nepal, has launched a Train the Trainers (T-O-T) program. Last summer, 82 participants took a 40-hour face-to-face training—the first phase of the program—to…

Nkechi Coker, Liza Maharjan |

We invite all Maldivians, including women and youth, to share what they think are the constraints and opportunities that lie ahead; major challenges faced in ensuring prosperity for all and…

Idah Z. Pswarayi-Riddihough |