|A school in Kenya is producing the next generation of engineers|
Added: 16.01.2018 14:18 | 0 views | 0 comments
In Kenya, youth under 25 years old make up the largest number of people unemployed in the country, according to The World Bank. Audrey Cheng, 24, is trying to change that.
|Chile complains of World Bank unfair treatment|
Added: 15.01.2018 1:36 | 1 views | 0 comments
The World Bank has ordered an enquiry into the ranking it gave Chile for competitiveness.
|World Bank Unfairly Influenced Its Own Competitiveness Rankings|
Added: 13.01.2018 6:02 | 0 views | 0 comments
The World Bank’s chief economist said it repeatedly changed the methodology of one of its flagship economic reports over several years in ways that were unfair and misleading.
|Global economic growth may have peaked, unless governments make some changes: World Bank|
Added: 12.01.2018 12:30 | 1 views | 0 comments
Every major region in the world is experiencing an increase in economic growth going into 2018, but the World Bank warns it might not last.
|Former World Bank Group CIO Has Been Named COO Of The International Finance Corporation|
Added: 10.01.2018 13:20 | 0 views | 0 comments
Stephanie von Friedeburg has been named Chief Operating Officer of the International Finance Corporation, a member of the World Bank Group. Prior to her current tenure at the IFC, she was the first ever Global CIO of the World Bank Group.
|Global growth back at pre-crisis levels, says World Bank|
Added: 09.01.2018 21:10 | 0 views | 0 comments
The bank's new forecast is that the world economy will expand 3.1% this year before slowing slightly.
|World Bank predicts solid 3.1 percent global growth in 2018|
Added: 09.01.2018 21:00 | 1 views | 0 comments
The World Bank is predicting that the global economy will grow 3.1 percent this year, which would be its best showing in seven years.
|Most Popular World Bank Charts Of 2017: Youth Bulge, Stunting, Disasters|
Added: 05.01.2018 18:20 | 0 views | 0 comments
These interactive charts, says a World Bank data scientist, paint a "pretty good" picture of the world.
|World Bank to stop financing oil, gas projects from 2019|
Added: 14.12.2017 9:04 | 8 views | 0 comments
The World Bank will stop financing oil and gas exploration and extraction from 2019, it announced Tuesday at a climate summit seeking to boost the global economy's shift to clean energy. "The World Bank Group will no longer finance upstream oil and gas, after 2019," it said in a statement in Paris, where world leaders sought to unlock more money for the shift away from Earth-warming fossil fuels. The move, it said, was meant to help countries meet the greenhouse gas-curbing pledges they had made in support of the 2015 Paris Agreement to limit global warming.
|50 World Leaders Gather In Paris For Climate Summit. Trump Was Not Invited.|
Added: 13.12.2017 20:09 | 8 views | 0 comments
On Tuesday, the two-year anniversary of the adoption of the historic Paris Agreement, 50 world leaders planned to gather in the French capital to attend an invite-only climate change conference hosted by French President Emmanuel Macron, the World Bank and the United Nations.