Fourth Industrial Revolution

The 4 industries to empower South Asia, according to the World Bank

South Asian countries need better access to the technologies currently spreading across the world. Image: REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

Sajitha Bashir

Advisor, Office of the Global Director, Education, World Bank

Lynne Sherburne-Benz

Regional Director, Human Development, South Asia, World Bank

Klaus Tilmes

Director, World Bank

Naoto Kanehira

Senior Strategy and Operations Officer, Office of the WBG Human Resources Vice President

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Mobile phone and desktop/laptop ownership, and internet awareness and usage in selected South Asian countries. Image: World Bank

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