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The World Bank today released results of a household survey conducted in Afghanistan in the fall of 2021 to assess changes in basic living conditions in the early days of the interim Taliban administration. The survey was conducted by phone and provides a representative sample of Afghan households covering all regions of the country. more
World Bank to provide $60 million for Nepal’s higher education

The World Bank will provide $60 million to Nepal to improve the quality of Nepal's higher education, scale up online learning, and expand access to academic institutions for underpriv ...

Debt relief milestone in Somalia, as World Bank, IMF, call for global payment suspension in light of COVID-19

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UN chief applauds Bangladesh for ‘opening borders’ to Rohingya refugees in need

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