The World Bank Group is strategically engaged with European Union (EU) member states, helping them to sustain progress on ending poverty and promoting shared prosperity and supporting them in their convergence process with the EU. Read More »
April 11, 2014 — World Bank Country Director for Central Europe and the Baltic Countries Mamta Murthi discusses the impact the ongoing economic crisis has had on second pillar pensions in Eastern Europe and the Baltic States.Read More »
April 7, 2014 — A new World Bank report examines the social and economic barriers most Roma in Romania face. Boosting social inclusion of Roma will increase shared prosperity while simultaneously bolstering the economic potential of the country. Read More »
March 27, 2014 — The probability that our children will have a job that exists today when they enter the job market is surprisingly low, with some estimates indicating that only 1 in 5 of today’s elementary school students will find a job that exists today.Read More »
The World Bank works closely with institutions throughout Europe - including the European Union (EU), the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), the United Nations (UN), and the World Trade Organization (WTO).