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In his remarks to the G20 Finance Ministers, World Bank Group President David Malpass welcomed the G20 efforts to allow debt

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The International Development Association (IDA) is the part of the World Bank that helps the world’s poorest countries. Established in 1960, IDA aims to reduce poverty by providing loans (called “credits”) and grants for programs that boost economic growth, reduce inequalities, and improve people’s living conditions. Visit ida.worldbank.org



Mario Sander von Torklus

Special Representative and Director for Europe

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