A creative initiative by the government of Bangladesh helped consumers and livestock farmers during the pandemic with free delivery of milk, eggs, poultry to designated distribution centers around…

Christian Berger, Asuka Okumura |

Nepal has one of the highest rates of road deaths in South Asia. Achieving road safety goals will take the collective action of the government, international development partners, private sector,…

Hartwig Schafer |

In Bangladesh, there has been a consistent increase in human capital investments through various social protection (SP) programs. A new World Bank public expenditure review shows four aspects of…

Aline Coudouel, Mostafa Amir Sabbih, Ramim Ahmed |

The converging technology revolution has the potential to build and protect human capital through improved service delivery; create jobs and innovation; and empower human capital through inclusion…

Lynne Sherburne-Benz, Sajitha Bashir, Klaus Tilmes, Naoto Kanehira |

In October 2019, JP Morgan Chase – a multinational investment bank - joined hands with the World Bank and the Indian government to facilitate the school-to-work transition for India’s youth,…

Shabnam Sinha, Kanupriya Misra |

To mitigate the adverse impacts of climate change in drought prone districts, a project in Maharashtra, India is helping farmers adopt climate resilient agriculture practices and improve…

Ranjan Samantaray |

To address gender inequalities in the WASH sector, the Government of Bangladesh and the World initiated the Bangladesh Rural WASH for Human Capital Development

Talajeh Livani, Rokeya Ahmed, Shazia Omar Ahmed |