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— In support of the program, the Global Financing Facility aims to accelerate efforts to end preventable maternal, newborn, child and adolescent deaths and improve the health and quality of life of women, adolescents and children. The Business Plan to operationalize the GFF is now available. Follow us on Twitter @WBG_Health and @RBFhealth.
WDR 2016 Online Poll Join the conversation and contribute your ideas and perspectives to this World Bank report on how digital technologies are impacting growth, jobs and public services. WDR 2016 Online Poll » | Read More »
The World Bank Group is preparing a new gender strategy, which is expected to be finalized and discussed by the Board of Executive Directors later this year. In developing the strategy, we will consult with stakeholders worldwide from mid April to mid July 2015. Read more »