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World Bank's Jim Yong Kim: Turkey's Decade of Progress

October 31, 2013

ISTANBUL -- On my first trip to Turkey, I met the country's political leaders, business executives, and civil society organizers -- and some of the World Bank Group staff. We have 250 staff in Turkey, of which 200 are in the regional hub of IFC, our private sector arm. While Turkey faces many challenges, I came away very impressed with many of the nation's accomplishments during the last decade. To learn more, watch this video blog.