The World Bank supports social development by listening to poor people and promoting their voices in the development process; understanding and addressing their needs, priorities and aspirations; and building formal and informal institutions.
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June 21, 2017 — On the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia (IDAHOT), World Bank and Salzburg Global LGBT Forum called for inclusion and equality for families and their LGBT children.
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March 24, 2017 — Only 30% of the world’s population has a legally registered title to their land. Secure land rights are important for reducing poverty and boosting shared prosperity at the country, community, and family levels.
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The International Development Association, the World Bank's fund for the poorest, provides the finance needed to rebuild the state and develop the infrastructure people need to resume peaceful and
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