With rigorous economic research and practical policy solutions, we focus on the issues and institutions that are critical to global development. Explore our core themes and topics to learn more about our work.
In timely and incisive analysis, our experts parse the latest development news and devise practical solutions to new and emerging challenges. Our events convene the top thinkers and doers in global development.
Changing the law is a good step, but changing norms is the real challenge. Former president of Malawi Joyce Banda and FGM survivor Kakenya Ntaiya offer effective ways to address cultural practices that harm young girls.