The World Bank Group cooperates closely with the EU institutions to promote shared goals such as reducing global poverty and shifting economies onto environmentally sustainable growth paths.
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December 2, 2014 — The WDR 2015 holds new insights on how people make decisions; it provides a framework to help development practitioners and governments apply these insights to development policy. Read More »
December 2, 2014 — New World Bank Group Report Shows Growth Shrinking, Economic Impact Worsening in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone. The report comes as World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim begins a two-day visit to West Africa to assess the epidemic’s impact. Read More »
November 10, 2014 — The World Bank Group Brussels Office engaged a wide range of stakeholders in consultations on the Review of the World Bank’s Environmental and Social Safeguard Policies on 10 November 2014. Read More »
October 8, 2014 — A new economic impact assessment from the World Bank Group says that if the epidemic was to significantly infect people in neighboring countries, the two-year regional financial impact could reach US$32.6 billion by the end of 2015.Read More »
Each year, thousands of government officials, the private sector, journalists, academia, civil society representatives, and other interested observers gather in Washington, D.C. for the Annual Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank Group. Annual Meetings Videos and Statements »