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Past Events

Checking the boxes: How Can the World Bank Group integrate Gender Strategy and Profitability into its Operations

What are the key factors that impact project performance? Are we checking the (right!) boxes when we integrate gender into World Bank Group operations? ​Join us to answer these questions at the launch of the 2015 Results and Performance of the…

IEG LIVE Bridging the Gap: How to Finance Universal Access to Housing by 2030

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Watch a re-play of a live panel discussion about how the World Bank Group is working to meet the Sustainable Development Goal of ensuring access for all to adequate, safe, and affordable housing.

IEG LIVE: Making Financial Inclusion Work for the Poor

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Join our panel of experts as they discuss IEG's findings and explore how the WBG and other partners are working together to improve financial access for the poor.

IEG LIVE: Resource Rich Countries: How the World Bank Group Engages

Watch a replay of the IEG Live panel conversation around experiences of and lessons from country program evaluations of WBG engagement in four countries that are endowed with abundant natural resources and also heavily depend on revenues from…

IEG LIVE Towards Young Children Thriving

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President Kim and a panel of experts explore ways for the World Bank to more fully engage to meet the needs of young children and their families.

[Getting to] Informed Solutions from the Solutions Bank

Informed Solutions from the Solutions Bank

Can the World Bank get better at systematically leveraging the best evidence - from data and past experience – when shaping new development projects and programs?

IEG LIVE: What will it take to achieve Electricity Access for All by 2030?

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Watch a replay of the panel discussion about the World Bank Group's role in the Sustainable Energy for All initiative, as well as IEG's evaluation of World Bank Group support to electricity access.

IEG LIVE: [How] Does the World Bank Group Learn...from its Operations? Lessons from the Fifth Discipline

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IEG hosted a HARD-Talk with Peter Senge. Do organizations learn? Are the challenges we experience in the World Bank “normal”, or are they specific to us as an organization? What does a thought leader in organizational learning think of IEG’s…

Taking the Pulse: How Can the World Bank Group Perform Better?

Taking the Pulse: [How] Can the World Bank Group Perform Better?

We will explore new initiatives to help improve quality and performance of projects across the Bank Group.

IEG LIVE: Why Focus on Results When No One Uses Them? Towards Useful Evaluations

why focus on results when nobody uses them

A lively conversation among leaders in development about producing and using evaluations and putting countries on pathways to evidence-based decision-making. The session was hosted by the Independent Evaluation Group in partnership with the…

Lighting the Torch: UNEG Evaluation Week 2015

“Evaluation everywhere, and at every level, will play a key role in implementing the new development agenda.”

Social Safety Nets and Gender Panel Discussion

Social Safety Nets and Gender Panel Discussion

The main goal of SSN interventions is to reduce current and future poverty by increasing household income and consumption and improving children’s health and education.