Program Brings Education Improvements to Madagascar

Program Brings Education Improvements to Madagascar

Reading Time: < 1 minute WORLD BANK Madagascar’s public education spending fell in 2009 after a political crisis, putting thousands of children at risk of having to leave school. Others…

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Program Helps Guinean Farmers

Program Helps Guinean Farmers

Reading Time: 2 minutes WORLD BANK  Photos by VINCENT TREMEAU/WORLD BANK Ousmane Diallo is a 35-year-old university graduate with a degree in sociology. He owns 8 hectares of farmland…

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Public Works Program Helps South Sudanese

Public Works Program Helps South Sudanese

Reading Time: < 1 minute WORLD BANK A social safety net program in South Sudan that temporarily provides income to poor and vulnerable households in Juba is being expanded to…

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Students Learn Faster in Their Native Languages

Students Learn Faster in Their Native Languages

Reading Time: 2 minutes WORLD BANK On a typical morning in elementary schools across Uganda, children can be heard chanting letters of the English alphabet, each letter assigned to…

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