Economics

การคุ้มครองครัวเรือนยากจนไทยเมื่อเผชิญภาวะเศรษฐกิจที่ยากลำบาก
Economics

การคุ้มครองครัวเรือนยากจนไทยเมื่อเผชิญภาวะเศรษฐกิจที่ยากลำบาก

An elderly man waits for medicine at a hospital counter in Thailand. Photo: Trinn Suwannapha/World Bank Thailand recently announced that it will put into action a national social assistance program for poor families. Such a program can help reduce poverty significantly. It would also move Thailand into the growing ranks […]

Malaysia launches the world’s first green Islamic bond
Economics

Malaysia launches the world’s first green Islamic bond

The green sukuk, or Islamic bond, is a big step forward to fill gaps in green financing. Proceeds are used to fund environmentally sustainable infrastructure projects such as solar farms in Malaysia. Photo: Aisyaqilumar/bigstock Climate change is expected to hit developing countries the hardest. Its potential effects on temperatures, precipitation […]

Хятад улсын махны эрэлт Монголд ямар нөлөөтэй вэ
Economics

Хятад улсын махны эрэлт Монголд ямар нөлөөтэй вэ

Also available in English Tsetsen-Uul soum, Zavkhan province, Mongolia. Photo: Miles McKenna/World Bank Хүнсний аюулгүй байдлын зарчмын хувьд хүнсий сүлжээнд фермээс хоолны ширээ рүү хүрэх тухай ойлголт мах, махан бүтээгдэхүүний хувьд тийм ч амаргүй байдаг. Таны ширээн дээрх шинэ мах хажуугийн фермээс эсвэл бүр дэлхийн нөгөө өнцгөөс онгоцоор 10,000 км-ийн […]

Learning for all: shared principles for equitable and excellent basic education systems
Economics

Learning for all: shared principles for equitable and excellent basic education systems

More than 200 participants – including government officials, policymakers and education experts from over 20 countries gathered in Jakarta, Indonesia, for the global conference Learning for All: Shared Principles for Equitable and Excellent Basic Education Systems. The conference addressed themes related to improving learning outcomes for all students, including how […]