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  • The World Bank
    Anna Dravniece
    Advisor to the Executive Director
    Nationality: Latvia

    Middle East and North African Countries and Afghanistan. Evolving WB, WB Finances, Risk Management, Internal Controls, Institutional Integrity (GIA, INT), Domestic Resource Mobilization, Intermediate Jurisdictions, Illicit Financial Flows, Governance and Institutions, Anti-Corruption and Legal Matters including ICSID. AC and CODE (DOR).

  • Mikko Sihvola Nordic Baltic ED Office
    Mikko Sihvola
    Advisor to Executive Director
    Nationality: Finland

    South Asian Countries. Knowledge and Learning, WDR, Accountability Mechanisms (CAO and IPN), Infrastructure, Urban Development and Transport, Trust Fund Policies, HRDTF and Human Rights, Data and Statistics and Trade and Competitiveness. CODE (IPN/CAO).

  • PerWiggenEDS20
    Per Wiggen
    Senior Advisor to the Executive Director
    Nationality: Norway

    East Asian and the Pacific Countries. Leads Climate Change (CCAP, CCDR), Energy and Energy Transition, Food and Nutritional Security, Nature and Biodiversity, E&S Safeguards, Environmentally Sustainable Development, Blue Economy, WB Global Crises Response and Crisis Preparedness. Steering Committee and CoW.

  • EDS20 Website Photo
    Ignas Rakauskas
    Advisor to the Executive Director
    Nationality: Lithuania

    European and Central Asian Countries. IFC 3.0 Strategy, IFC Policies, Development Impact, additionality and portfolio approach, Advisory Services and Platforms, Business Ready (B-Ready), Private Capital Mobilization, Strategic Budgeting Processes for IBRD/IDA and IFC, Strategy and Business Outlook (SBO) and Income allocation. BC (IBRD/IDA & IFC).

  • The World Bank
    Pille Pruunsild
    Senior Advisor to the Executive Director
    Nationality: Estonia

    Latin American and the Caribbean Countries, MIGA, One-WBG guarantees approach, Debt distress, Global macroeconomic prospects and financial markets, Digitalization and Technology, Small States (AOSIS), BC (MIGA).

  • MartinHolmbergSwedenEDS20
    Martin Holmberg

    African (Anglophone) Countries. IDA21, FCV Countries including Strategy, Humanitarian Development Peace Nexus, Development Outcome Framework and Scorecard, Independent Evaluation Group and Maximizing Finance for Development. CODE (IEG).

  • EDS20
    Laura Nielsen

    African (Francophone & Lusophone) Countries. Evolving WB, Co-Leads Climate Change and Energy, Gender Equality including SRHR & SOGI, Human Development including, Education, Health, Jobs and Social Contracts and Protection, Migration and Refugees. COGAM, HR and Ethics Committee.

  • The World Bank
    Colleen J. Martin
    Senior Executive Assistant
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    Program Assistant