How can we
compare levels of development?
What does it
take to make development sustainable?
This book, which draws on data published by the World
Bank, is addressed to students, teachers, and all those
interested in exploring issues of global development. It
encourages learners to seek their own solutions to
development challenges by exploring and discussing a broad
range of critical development issues.
book is available in three languages:
book is designed to be adapted by individual countries to
reflect their specific development issues and to meet
their own curriculum needs. There is Russian
adaptation "The World and Russia" available. Latvian
adaptation "The World and Latvia" is in
progress. If you have interest in adapting this textbook
for your country, please write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Available to order in hard cover at the World
Bank Publications website.