Blog posts tagged to "World Bank"
Published on Thursday, 20 October 2016
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.
Published on Monday, 27 June 2016
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.
Published on Tuesday, 22 March 2016
The indicator rather understates the true extent of global poverty.
Published on Tuesday, 15 December 2015
New funding is expected to facilitate transforming Mongolia’s energy sector into a low-carbon one to achieve the government’s renewable energy targets.
Published on Friday, 18 December 2015
To address the societal roots of conflict, a separate measurement tool can help identify potential subnational conflict sensitivity in areas like Mindanao, Philippines.
Published on Tuesday, 06 October 2015
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.
Published on Tuesday, 14 July 2015
ADB and 5 other multilateral development banks, along with the International Development Finance Club, have taken another step forward in standardizing the way we track climate finance for adaptation. The move is a welcome advance in improving the transparency and targeting of future funding.
Published on Tuesday, 21 April 2015
What can ADB learn from IFC’s experience promoting inclusive business, and what are the main challenges and opportunities in the region?
Published on Tuesday, 10 March 2015
Ebola was a wake-up call for countries and the wider international aid community that have not invested enough in strengthening health systems. The outbreak has shown that we need to improve the way we manage outbreak responses, and that more needs to be done to prepare us for pandemics.
Published on Monday, 23 February 2015