October 2, 2014 — A disproportionately high number of young men and women, aged between 15 and 29 in Tunisia, face "an abyss" of underemployment and disengagement between leaving school and finding work. A new World Bank report looks at what can be done to reverse this. Read More »
September 24, 2014 — Over a thousand indigenous delegates descended in New York City for the first World Conference on Indigenous Peoples to share perspectives and best practices on the realization of the rights of Indigenous Peoples.Read More »
September 9, 2014 — Gender-based violence (GBV) is a global, pervasive, public health and development issue. Together, we can overcome gender based violence and create a better world for ourselves, our loved ones, and future generations.Read More »
The International Development Association, the World Bank's fund for the poorest, provides the finance needed to rebuild the state and develop the infrastructure people need to resume peaceful and constructive lives.