What is the theme of the ‘World Development Report’ 2021?

A. Data for better lives
B. Development after Covid
C. Self-Reliant countries
D. Replacement of Jobs

Answer

Correct Answer: A. Data for better lives


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World Development Report 2021 has been released with the theme of ‘Data for Better Lives’— Leveraging greater value from data to help the poor. This is the first World Development Report which focused solely on the role of data for development. As the Covid pandemic made the global data inequalities even greater, the report speaks on how do we tap the full value of data, to ensure equitable access for poor people.