Productive discussions in Helsinki, Moscow, and London, the Global Economic Prospects Report, and action on vaccines
World Bank Group President David Malpass summarizes his recent activities, and a preview of a few events yet to come.
It’s critical that countries with excess COVID-19 vaccine supplies immediately release and match doses to countries with deployment plans. Ending the pandemic is a solvable problem that requires global action – now, said World Bank Group President David Malpass in a new Op-Ed.
Tajikistan was among the first countries to receive World Bank support to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. A $11.3 million grant helped strengthen healthcare capacity, provide emergency cash assistance, and finance awareness campaigns on how prevent the spread of the virus.