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Triggering Behavior Change: Children's Role in Development
June 17, 2015World Bank, Washington, D.C.

​Following a live Sesame Street performance, panelists will discuss the importance of behavior change, particularly the role children can play as agents of change.

Overview

Following a live Sesame Street performance, the panelists will discuss the importance of behavior change, particularly the role children can play as agents of change.

Sesame Street is the world's largest informal educator of children, 156 million children in over 150 countries.

The World Bank and Sesame Workshop are educating boys and girls about safe access to water, sanitation, and hygiene, as well as better health and nutrition.

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Jeffrey Dunn, President & CEO, Sesame Workshop

Jim Yong Kim, President, World Bank Group

Count von Count, Math Expert, Sesame Street

Raya, Health Ambassador, Sesame Street

Event Details
  • Date: : June 17, 2015
  • Location:: World Bank, Washington, D.C.
  • Time:: 10:00-11:00 a.m.