If China does not reduce emissions before 2030, it'll be very hard to cap global warming at 1.5C. Three IRENA experts explain how to make that possible.
Analysis from the McKinsey Global Institute looks at eight economic sectors to uncover the key conditions for a sustained economic recovery from COVID-19.
Women with young children have been disproportionately affected by COVID-19 lockdowns. The IMF suggests four ways policymakers can help mothers.
Compared to January 2020, 34% of small businesses in America are closed. They've been one of the hardest-hit sectors since the coronavirus pandemic began.
Worldwide, 1.7 billion adults do not have access to a bank account. Pioneering fintech solutions are helping this unbanked population access e-commerce.
International Workers’ Day, or ‘May Day,’ originated in the 19th century. Since then, conditions for workers in a number of countries have vastly improved.
What did the late economist John Williamson mean by the 'Washington Consensus' – and where do we go from here as we build back better after the pandemic?
Officials should develop policies that improve SMEs’ access to markets, talent and finance and act as long-term partners when the private sector is unable.
Additional COVID-19 support has caused the spike in donations, but the OECD says much more needs to be done to tackle the social and economic fallout.
Latin America and the Caribbean's economic contraction was the largest in 2020, with the region's recovery based largely upon access to a COVID-19 vaccine.
As Raul Castro resigns as Communist chief, we look back over the past few years of Cuba-US relations.
The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the essential role that care workers play and reform in the sector should be part of pandemic recovery plans.
Governments must tailor their fiscal policy response to COVID-19, with the IMF recommending targeted support to vulnerable homes and focused support to viable firms.
Female leadership across global finance has risen in recent years, with research suggesting the positive benefits of such an increase.
Brazil, Indonesia, Madagascar and Colombia are the most likely places to find new types of mammals, birds, reptiles, and amphibians, according to a Yale University study.