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World Bank study also makes some policy recommendations.
Amy Fallon October 4, 2017

Manila’s efforts to reduce flooding include a comprehensive risk-mitigation plan and sharing knowledge with other flood-prone cities, according to the World Bank.

June 19, 2014

The World Bank’s Klaus Rohland says that denser development in China’s cities would reduce infrastructure costs and encourage more agriculture.

June 4, 2014

A report co-authored by the World Bank recommends new growth models for Chinese cities based on equity, environmentalism and market forces.

May 8, 2014

A “creditworthiness academy” held this month in Seoul is part of an effort to help city leaders in developing nations obtain local financing, the World Bank says. 

May 1, 2014
Air pollution from the brick kilns near Bangladesh’s capital kills almost as many people each year as the infamous 2013 textile mill collapse. The brick makers are starting to clean up their act.
AZM Anas February 26, 2014

Ecuador’s capital is on its way to getting its first underground subway line.

January 29, 2014

Asian expertise to be shared among emerging nations

October 21, 2013

Financing, guidance for 300 developing cities

October 13, 2013
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