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The Security-Development Nexus

April 20, 2018

World Bank Group Headquarters


Join World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim, General John Allen (Ret.), President of the Brookings Institution, and a panel of high level guests as they discuss the need to improve our understanding of the relationship between security and development and enhance collaboration across the humanitarian, development, peace and security sectors to deliver more efficiently and effectively in fragile and conflict-affected settings.



  • Jim Yong Kim, President, World Bank
  • General John Allen (Ret.), President, Brookings Institution
  • Thikra Mohammed Jabir Alwash, Mayor of Baghdad, Iraq
  • Bruno Le Maire, Minister for the Economy and Finance, France