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World Development Report 2021

Data for Better Lives

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WDR2021 Trailers

Finding missing data; creating actionable information; solving development ...

Countries often face competing policy priorities for their limited resources. #WDR2021

WDR2021 Trailers

What would the world look like if all development data were as timely as ...

The first post in a new blog series that discusses key topics in #WDR2021

Blog May 06, 2020

WDR2021: Data for better lives Concept note

We are seeking a diverse range of perspectives–from governments, private sector, international organizations, academia and civil society organizations on the concept note.

blog Jan 07, 2020

Kicking off WDR2021: Data for Better Lives

Integrating public and private data can improve the lives of poor people around the world. How can developing countries benefit from the data-driven economy while minimizing its risks?

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WDR2021 Consultations

We are holding online consultations between May 6–June 30, 2020 to get public input on the report.

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