40 years ago, Singapore was confronted with severe unemployment, poor infrastructure, and a housing shortage. Today, the city-state has taken its place among the newly industrializing countries in Asia.
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Haleh Bridi, Director for External Relations and Partnerships, Africa Region, will be featured as the keynote speaker to discuss potentials and challenges of Africa region, and future opportunities for...Read More »
This conference brings together Korean policy makers and experts, World Bank leaders and officials from Ministries of Finance, Planning, sectoral Ministries, and Ministries of Education of eight African...Read More »
The seminar provided an opportunity for sharing knowledge about the key policy, infrastructure and institutional/capacity building challenges facing cities in developing countries and on avenues for collaboration.
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The Nepal Conference will gather the World Bank and other donor partners including United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and European Union (EU), the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the Japan International...Read More »
Do African Children Have an Equal Chance? A Human Opportunity Report for Sub-Saharan Africa, presentation by Ana Revenga, Senior Director of the World Bank's Poverty and Equity Global Practice, and report...Read More »
In partnership with the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), the World Bank Group is hosting a full-day conference to explore the role of competition policy as a tool to promote...Read More »
In recent decades, Poland has accumulated experience that it now can share with other countries as they seek to determine their own transition paths. This will be an opportunity for thematic discussions...Read More »
This workshop, hosted by Development Impact Evaluation (DIME) and the WB Transport and ICT Global Practice will bring together practitioners, subject matter experts, and researchers working to find solutions...Read More »