World Bank

Toolkits & Guides
Toolkits & Guides | 2020

Framework for reopening schools

The guidelines aim to inform the decision-making process regarding school reopening, support national preparations and guide the implementation process, as part of overall public health and education planning processes.

Case Studies & Research
Case Studies & Research | 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic: shocks to education and policy responses

Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, the world was living a learning crisis. Before the pandemic, 258 million children and youth of primary- and secondary-school age were out of school. And low schooling quality meant many who were in school learned too little.

Journal articles
Journal articles | 2006

HIV/AIDS Prevention among Youth: What Works?

Young people are at the heart of the HIV/AIDS pandemic. Not only are they disproportionately represented in terms of new infections, but they are also key to overcoming the disease. Effective HIV prevention efforts that focus on youth are crucial to reversing the pandemic.