Just as strong roots are the foundation of strong trees, strong institutions underpin strong and sustainable economies.
Blog posts on "World Bank"
Parental characteristics are not the sole determining factor of one’s future mobility prospects in Asia and the Pacific.
Big Data is a great way to sift through the massive amount of information we need to track for the SDGs.
Donors should consider public subsidies for tertiary education to make it more accessible.
If you knew that slowing down a little on your way home from work today might save your life or that of a loved one, would you do it? Please do so, and convince others to halve road deaths and injuries by 2020.
There is no single or simple solution to ensure SMEs benefit from regional integration schemes – ASEAN economies need to fix key productivity, regulatory, infrastructure, and financing gaps.
The indicator rather understates the true extent of global poverty.
New funding is expected to facilitate transforming Mongolia’s energy sector into a low-carbon one to achieve the government’s renewable energy targets.
To address the societal roots of conflict, a separate measurement tool can help identify potential subnational conflict sensitivity in areas like Mindanao, Philippines.
As multilateral development banks gear up to fill serious gaps in infrastructure in Asia, attention also focuses on safeguards, which should be a top concern for established lenders such as the World Bank and ADB as well as new players like the AIIB.