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Small States Engagement Update 2017
April 20, 2017Washington D.C.

An update from World Bank Group Senior Management about the World Bank's engagement with small states.

The new chair of the Small States Forum, Prime Minister Keith Mitchell of Grenada, in partnership with the World Bank Operations Policy and Country Services Vice-Presidency, hosted the ‘Small States Engagement Update 2017’ at the 2017 World Bank-IMF Spring Meetings.

As a follow-up to the 2016 Small States Forum (SSF), it was an opportunity for members of the SSF to get an update from World Bank Group Senior Management about their engagement with small states.

As well, Prime Minister Mitchell presented his vision for the Forum and its future direction. Presentations were followed by a panel discussion on next steps for the small states agenda. 

Last Updated: Apr 21, 2017


Video from the Update