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Watch IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva and World Bank President David Malpass discuss the debt situation in lower-income economies.

https://live.worldbank.org/development-and-debt-lower-income-economies
IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva and World Bank President David Malpass discuss the debt situation in lower-income economies. Photo: © World Bank Group
Making Education Accessible to Children With Special Needs

Uganda is promoting special needs and inclusive education to give every child an equal chance to an education.

https://www.worldbank.org/en/news/feature/2020/02/07/education-for-all-making-education-inclusive-accessible-to-ugandas-children-with-special-needs
The Class of special needs children fitted with hearing devices at Seeta Church of Uganda Primary School in Uganda. Photo: Rachel Mabaala/World Bank
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