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Event: “Unlocking Impact: Data with Purpose” during the 2022 United Nations General Assembly

On September 22 at 8:00-9:00 AM EDT, UN Deputy Secretary-General, Amina Mohammed, and World Bank Managing Director for Development Policy and Partnerships, Mari Pangestu, will convene this multi-stakeholder High-Level Event.
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Quote on the importance of data by Mari Pangestu, World Bank, during the 2022 WB Spring Meetings

Putting Data to Work for People and Planet: A Joint Call to Action

An event during the 2022 World Bank Group-International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings

Quote on the importance of data by Amina Mohammed, United Nations, during the 2022 WB Spring Meetings

Putting Data to Work for People and Planet: A Joint Call to Action

An event during the 2022 World Bank Group-International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings

Quote on the importance of data by Carmen Reinhart, World Bank, during the 2022 WB Spring Meetings

Putting Data to Work for People and Planet: A Joint Call to Action

An event during the 2022 World Bank Group-International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings

Quote on the importance of data by Marjeta Jager, European Commission, during the 2022 WB Spring Meetings

Putting Data to Work for People and Planet: A Joint Call to Action

An event during the 2022 World Bank Group-International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings

Quote on the importance of data by Kentaro Ogata, Japan, during the 2022 WB Spring Meetings

Putting Data to Work for People and Planet: A Joint Call to Action

An event during the 2022 World Bank Group-International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings

Quote on the importance of data by Bjorg Sandkjaer, Norway, during the 2022 WB Spring Meetings

Putting Data to Work for People and Planet: A Joint Call to Action

An event during the 2022 World Bank Group-International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings

Quote on the importance of data by Anne Witkowsky, US Department of State, during the 2022 WB Spring Meetings

Putting Data to Work for People and Planet: A Joint Call to Action

An event during the 2022 World Bank Group-International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings

Quote on the importance of data by Mahamudu Bawumia, Vice President of Ghana, during the 2022 WB Spring Meetings

Putting Data to Work for People and Planet: A Joint Call to Action

An event during the 2022 World Bank Group-International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings

Quote on the importance of data by Christian Frutiger, Switzerland, during the 2022 WB Spring Meetings

Putting Data to Work for People and Planet: A Joint Call to Action

An event during the 2022 World Bank Group-International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings

Quote on the importance of data by Juan Lavista Ferres, Microsoft, during the 2022 WB Spring Meetings

Putting Data to Work for People and Planet: A Joint Call to Action

An event during the 2022 World Bank Group-International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings

Quote on the importance of data by Gargee Ghosh quote, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, during the 2022 WB Spring Meetings

Putting Data to Work for People and Planet: A Joint Call to Action

An event during the 2022 World Bank Group-International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings


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About the Program

The Global Data Facility (GDF) is an innovative global funding instrument that enables long-term support and durable transformation of data systems and data capital in low- and middle-income countries to improve lives and safeguard the planet.
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Launch of the Global Data Facility

Watch the formal launch of the Global Data Facility at the 2021 UN World Data Forum in Bern, Switzerland.

Policy briefing

Learn more about the “Data with Purpose” campaign launched in the spring of 2022 by the World Bank and the UN in cooperation with the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data to unlock the power of data for a better, greener, safer future.

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