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2015 Annual Meetings: Ending Poverty Is ‘the Best Story Ever’

October 10, 2015

Activists and ministers; economists and heads of state; physicians and chefs; conservationists and capital investors. They came together at the World Bank Group-International Monetary Fund 2015 Annual Meetings in Lima, Peru to share knowledge and aspirations about the goal to end extreme poverty, right as the Bank announced figures indicating global poverty has dipped below 10%. Bank Group President Jim Kim called it “the best story ever,” and you can see why.