When I was based in the field, I often noticed that many of the journalists working in Africa had not been specifically trained to report on development-related matters, which at times hobbled…

Haleh Bridi |

An existing classroom awaits an upgrade in Tigray.  Esayas Nigatu/World Bank “I want to be a doctor when I grow up. I want to help people like the doctor at the hospital who helped my mother” said…

Teklu Tesfaye, Varalakshmi Vemuru |

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Taleb Ould Sid’Ahmed, Jacques Morisset |

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Taleb Ould Sid’Ahmed, Jacques Morisset |

In Côte d’Ivoire, every story counts 6: toward patient-centric hospitals The story of a country’s economic development is often told through the lens of new roads, factories, power plants, and…

Jacques Morisset, Taleb Ould Sid’Ahmed |

En Côte d’Ivoire, chaque histoire compte 6 : pour des hôpitaux à l’écoute de leurs patients Le développement économique d’un pays ne se mesure pas uniquement à la taille d’une nouvelle route, ou…

Jacques Morisset, Taleb Ould Sid’Ahmed |

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Taleb Ould Sid’Ahmed, Jacques Morisset |

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Taleb Ould Sid’Ahmed, Jacques Morisset |

In 2016,  World Bank Ethiopia launched a Blog4Dev contest inviting students to share their ideas for how Ethiopia can reach middle-income country status without leaving anyone behind. This is the…

Rediet Firdu |

À Addis-Abeba, la capitale tentaculaire de l’Éthiopie, Mulu Wasa a trouvé un emploi d’ouvrier dans une usine du secteur formel grâce au fait qu’il avait terminé ses études secondaires. À Niamey,…

Deon Filmer |