#World Bank

  • Article: Nations Must Invest More in Pandemic Prevention, World Bank Says
    Health

    Nations Must Invest More in Pandemic Prevention, World Bank Says

    May 25, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "We have to ensure we are prepared, so the next outbreak does not become the next pandemic." Read more

  • Article: Children, Music Videos and Global Citizens: a Surprising Formula for Safe Water and Toilets for all
    ImpactWater & Sanitation

    Children, Music Videos and Global Citizens: a Surprising Formula for Safe Water and Toilets for all

    By Katie Dallas|Jan. 27, 2017

    How a $6 billion disbursement, secured by 55, 000 Global Citizens is reaching 100 million people Read more

  • Article: Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Extreme Poverty?
    Citizenship

    Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Extreme Poverty?

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 17, 2016

    Today is #PovertyEradicationDay. How much do you know about extreme poverty around the world? Read more

  • Article: 1 in 5 Children Live in Extreme Poverty: World Bank Report
    Citizenship

    1 in 5 Children Live in Extreme Poverty: World Bank Report

    By Meghan Werft|Oct. 4, 2016

    395 million children are living under conditions of extreme poverty. Read more

  • Article: 1.1B People Have Risen From Extreme Poverty Since 1990, World Bank Says
    Citizenship

    1.1B People Have Risen From Extreme Poverty Since 1990, World Bank Says

    By Meghan Werft|Oct. 3, 2016

    This new report shares insight why and how to end poverty by 2030. Read more

  • Article: 10 Unexpected Barriers to Kids Education
    Education

    10 Unexpected Barriers to Kids Education

    Sept. 30, 2016|Concern Worldwide

    Back-to-school isn't always as easy as it should be. Read more

  • Article: Why the world needs a High-Level Panel on Water
    Water & Sanitation

    Why the world needs a High-Level Panel on Water

    By Murphy McAnulty|May 4, 2016|Global Poverty Project

    The world finally has a chance to make real progress towards achieving Global Goal 6. Read more

  • Article: World Bank shows climate change the money
    Environment

    World Bank shows climate change the money

    By Tom Murphy|April 11, 2016|DAWNS Digest

    The World Bank will now spend 28% of its investments directly on climate change projects. Read more