Fighting poverty in all of its dimensions lies at the core of the World Bank’s work. We work closely with governments to develop sound policies so that poor people can improve their livelihoods, and access social and infrastructure services and good jobs.
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One billion people, or 15% of the world’s population, experience some form of disability, most of them in developing countries. Our high-profile panelists will explore how the World Bank can more strategically...Read More »
April 22, 2015
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April 23, 2015
Representatives from several Latin American countries will explain how their respective governments are addressing the social inclusion of Afrodescendants, who make up 30% of the region's population but...Read More »
This seminar will look at the growing problem of missing girls in the South Caucasus, particularly in Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia. Panelists will focus on how to integrate this research into more...Read More »