By Lotte Schou-Zibell on Thursday, 28 March 2019
Worldwide, there are 1.7 billion people who are outside of the formal banking and financial system. They struggle with high fees and risky systems to undertake even simple financial transactions. Digital innovations offer new ways to bring them out of financial darkness.
By Sharad Saxena on Tuesday, 26 March 2019
Mumbai's new Metro lines offer an opportunity to create a modern public transport system with innovative technological features.
By Dorothea Lazaro, Loreli de Dios on Thursday, 21 March 2019
In Central Asia, it once took up to 58 hours and $318 for a cargo truck to cross a border. Countries in the region are working together to streamline the process for goods and services to move across borders.
By Prabhjot R. Khan, Lei Lei Song on Tuesday, 19 March 2019
Bringing more women into the workplace will help India—and its 650 million women—unleash their full economic potential.
By Garrett Kilroy, Andrew Brubaker, Maya Vijayaraghavan on Thursday, 14 March 2019
Remote sensing technology can be a cost-effective tool to help international development practitioners monitor project outcomes
By Francesco Ricciardi on Tuesday, 12 March 2019
It’s time to re-examine the actions we take to exterminate the wild animals and plants we need to survive, and start using stronger measures to protect them.
By Bart Édes on Wednesday, 06 March 2019
International financial institutions are increasingly recognizing the immense potential of gender lens impact investing.
By Mark R. Bezuijen on Monday, 04 March 2019
Scaling up ecotourism in Mongolia requires a multi-sector approach that carefully balances conservation and development.
By Fauziah Zen on Friday, 01 March 2019
Pro-poor public-private partnerships in infrastructure have clear advantages to support poverty alleviation.