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Civil Society

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Interview

Meet Mari Pangestu: World Bank Managing Director of Development Policy and Partnerships

Mari Pangestu took up her new role in March 2020. With over three decades of experience in academia, the government and in a think tank, Mari’s expertise as a strategic policymaker and thought leader will be essential in furthering a unified approach with partners to meet common development goals. Meaningful stakeholder engagement, particularly with civil society on the ground, has been a key facet of Mari’s varied career.

The Civil Society team manages strategic communication and fosters relationships with civil society organizations. The team builds understanding and support for the Bank’s goals; convenes dialogue opportunities between the Bank and civil society; and facilitates access to relevant Bank units. 


News & Stories

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CIVIL SOCIETY ENGAGEMENT BROCHURE

Available in four languages!
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Civil Society Townhall with WBG President David Malpass

Annual Meetings 2019

The civil society townhall with WBG President David Malpass took place on Wednesday, October 16, 2019. You can watch the replay here.

World Bank Group Parliamentary and Civil Society Organization Field Visit to Senegal and The Gambia

Parliamentary and Civil Society Organization Field Visit to Senegal and The Gambia

A delegation of 13 influential parliamentarians from 11 countries around the world visited Senegal and The Gambia June 11-14, 2019. They were joined by leading Civil Society Organization (CSO) representatives in a visit hosted by the Bank.


Events

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Fragility Forum 2020

Virtual Event

June 8 - August 31

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CONTACTS

World Bank Civil Society Team
Tel :+1 (202) 473-1840
civilsociety@worldbank.org