Economy

Articles and Interviews

Potential of tourism

Sustainable and development-friendly

Tourism is a beacon of hope nearly all over the world. It provides 240 million jobs internationally, is the most important source of foreign exchange for one in three developing countries and seems to have unlimited growth potential. The question, however, is how to make this industry development-friendly and sustainable.

Infographics Remittances

When migrants send money home

Did you know that migrants all over the world send three times as much money home to their families than is spent worldwide on development aid? For an overview of the most important facts on the subject of private money transfers, see our infographics.