Every three years, the World Water Forum mobilizes creativity, innovation, and know-how around water. It is the largest international event which seeks to advance the cause of water. The World Bank will...Read More »
From April 17-19, government officials, journalists, civil society organizations, entrepreneurs and other African and global representatives will gather in Washington DC for seminars, press conferences...Read More »
WBG President Kim, HM Queen Máxima, UN Secretary-General’s Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development, and financial inclusion champions partners discussed how to reach 1 billion financially...Read More »
This Press Briefing looked at the economic outlook for the region and specific factors that affect the region’s growth prospects, including the fall in oil prices and depreciating currencies.
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Who cares about getting results in development? Everyone! But how many know how to use evidence to drive and show results? Probably not as many. The post-2015 sustainable development agenda will focus...Read More »
The World Bank Group and numerous governments, industry, and development partners are launching a global Initiative aimed at accelerating the elimination of routine flaring at oil production sites around...Read More »