Events

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Upcoming Events

12:30 ET
17:30 GMT
2018-12-13 12:30:00 2018-12-13 14:00:00 America/New_York Engaging Citizens for Better Development Results

Join us for a discussion about what can be done to further improve the quality and depth of World Bank Group citizen engagement efforts, as well as the factors determining their successful integration into lending instruments, country strategy preparation, and policy formulation.

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Engaging Citizens for Better Development Results

Engaging Citizens for Better Development Results

Join us for a discussion about what can be done to further improve the quality and depth of World Bank Group citizen engagement efforts, as well as the factors determining their successful integration into lending instruments, country strategy preparation, and policy formulation.

Past Events

Disruptive Technology and Inclusive Development – What Works?

Disruptive Technology and Inclusive Development – What Works?

This 2018 World Bank Annual Meetings session explored how countries can harness the power of disruptive technologies, while mitigating the risks.

How is the World Bank Group Supporting Environmental Sustainability?

How is the World Bank Group Supporting Environmental Sustainability?

A discussion and debate about what more the World Bank Group needs to do to ensure environmental sustainability.

Creating Jobs in the Rural Non-Farm Economy

Creating Jobs in the Rural Non Farm Economy

Global Stakeholder Forum to explore solutions for creating employment opportunities and improving livelihoods in the rural non-farm economy. Leading experts will share insights from across the globe to foster discussion around rural job creation…

Doing More While Doing Better

Doing More While Doing Better

Watch IEG launch its annual flagship report on the results and performance of the World Bank Group.

Transport and Sustainable Development in Asia and the Pacific

Transport and Sustainable Development in Asia and the Pacific

The seminar, hosted jointly by the Asian Development Bank and the World Bank Group, will provide a platform to explore potential strategies and approaches for achieving sustainable transport development, drawing on recent evaluative insights from…

Engaging Clients for Increased Development Impact: What has IFC Learned

Engaging Clients for Increased Development Impact: What has IFC Learned

Join this panel of experts as they discuss how to build on lessons learned after a decade of implementing IFC’s client engagement approach, especially in the context of IFC’s current focus on creating markets and maximizing finance for…

The Future of Higher Education in the Global Economy

The Future of Higher Education in the Global Economy

Watch the re-play of a panel discussion about how to support higher education systems in meeting the demands of today's complex global economy.

A Thirst for Change: The World Bank Group’s Support for Water Supply and Sanitation

A Thirst for Change

Watch a re-play of the live event - a discussion about how well the Bank Group is equipped to support countries in moving toward SDG 6- which seeks to “ensure access to water and sanitation for all” by 2030- with a particular focus on the…

Growth for the Bottom 40 Percent: The World Bank Group’s Support for Shared Prosperity

Growth for the Bottom forty percent

Since its introduction in 2013, the World Bank has made a significant effort to incorporate the shared prosperity goal into its various products and services, across regions, global practices and World Bank Group institutions. Our panel of…

How to Work as One World Bank Group: Lessons from Experience

How to Work as One World Bank Group

Join our panel of experts who have worked collaboratively across the Bank Group institutions as they discuss what it takes to implement successful joint projects across two or all three Bank Group institutions.

Mobile Metropolises – The World Bank Group’s Role in Supporting Urban Transport

Mobile Metropolises

Join our panel of experts as they discuss how the World Bank Group can strengthen its support and make use of its influence to help establish well-managed urban transport systems in its client countries.

Growing the Rural Non-Farm Economy to Alleviate Poverty

Growing the Rural NonFarm Economy to Alleviate Poverty

Join us for an expert debate on how the World Bank Group can engage the rural non-farm economy to alleviate poverty.