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Video November 11, 2019

Rethinking Job Creation for Palestinian Youth

First time to be applied by the World Bank in a fragile and conflict-affected environment, the Development Impact Bond promotes collaboration between the government and private investors on a shared development goal to support youth in their transition to employment. It is a mindset shift where the investors provide upfront funding for training and job placement programs and get repaid only upon achieved outcomes. Watch to learn more about this innovative mechanism.