The World Bank announced an additional $530 million to help the Government of Ukraine meet urgent needs created by Russia’s ...
The Crisis Facing Development – Speech by World Bank Group President David Malpass before the 2022 Annual Meetings ...
Agriculture accounts for ~41% of methane emissions from human activity, including from rice cultivation and agriculture waste ...
Remarks by Juergen Voegele, World Bank Vice President for Sustainable Development at the Global Methane, Climate and Clean Air Forum – Sept. 27, 2022 ...
Our warming world needs to wean itself away from fossil fuels, but closing coal mines can impact jobs and communities. How can we ensure people and communities are at the center of the transition away ...
I’m pleased to co-host this Transforming Education Summit with the focus on foundational learning. Basic literacy, numeracy, and foundational skills are critical to face the unprecedented losses in ...
Rice, which is Vietnam’s most important crop and grown on more than half of its agricultural land area, accounts for 48 percent of the agriculture sector’s GHG emissions and over 75 percent of methane ...
The East Asia and Pacific (EAP) region, with some exceptions, is growing faster and has lower inflation than most other regions. However, looking ahead, there are three risks to inclusive and ...
Under the theme, "Seeing the Unseen: The Value of Water," this year's SIWI World Water Week brought together a diverse cohort of global experts to address issues such as the climate crisis, water ...
ISLAMABAD, September 24, 2022—The World Bank’s new Vice President for the South Asia Region, Martin Raiser, today concluded his first official visit to Pakistan and reaffirmed the Bank’s commitment to ...