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The World Bank Group and the Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) invite you to participate in their Development Marketplace event, Innovations to Prevent Gender-Based Violence: Building Evidence for Effective Solutions.
The Development Marketplace for Innovation on Gender-Based Violence (GBV) Prevention will reward nine teams from around the world for the innovative work they lead on the prevention of GBV.
Come and meet award winners, who will discuss their work during the ceremony, with World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim, IFC Executive Vice President and CEO Philippe Le Houérou, and the World Bank Group Regional Vice Presidents.
A short reception will follow to enable attendees to meet with winners after the event.
Alessandra C. Guedes, Co-chair, Sexual Violence Research Initiative
Jim Yong Kim, President, World Bank Group
Philippe Le Houerou, Executive Vice-President and Chief Executive Officer, International Finance Corporation
Caren Grown, Senior Director, Gender Cross-Cutting Solution Area, World Bank Group
Jorge Familiar Calderon, Latin America & Caribbean Regional Vice President, World Bank
Annette Dixon, South Asia Regional Vice President, World Bank
Hafez M.H. Ghanem, Middle East & North Africa Regional Vice President, World Bank
Victoria Kwakwa, East Asia & Pacific Regional Vice President, World Bank
Cyril E. Muller, Europe & Central Asia Regional Vice President, World Bank
Diarietou Gaye, Country Director, Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda, World Bank