With 189 member countries, staff from more than 170 countries, and offices in over 130 locations, the World Bank Group is a unique global partnership: five institutions working for sustainable solutions that reduce poverty and build shared prosperity in developing countries.
The World Bank Group works in every major area of development. We provide a wide array of financial products and technical assistance, and we help countries share and apply innovative knowledge and solutions to the challenges they face.
We face big challenges to help the world’s poorest people and ensure that everyone sees benefits from economic growth. Data and research help us understand these challenges and set priorities, share knowledge of what works, and measure progress.
GSCP organizes and sponsors knowledge-sharing events, such as seminars, webinars, workshops, conferences, and knowledge exchange programs. Recent panels and conferences include the following.
Global Smart City Partnership Program along with delegations from Türkiye and Jordan, represented the World Bank engagements by contributing to several sessions and organizing a City Solutions Workshop as side event.
GSCP, World Bank Korea Office, and MOLIT co-hosted a conference on Smart City Development Experience as part of the World Smart City Expo Korea 2022.
Learn more about the Dutch innovations which focuses on minimizing the climate impact and maximizing the cities’ potential for the economy, its people, and achieving SDGs.
The webinar showcases practical examples from the cities that have pioneered the deployment of smart technologies for carbon mitigation.
GSCP, Korean experts & KAIA discuss successes and challenges during the first phase of the Smart Cities program.
Participants profile the latest climate-friendly, smart city developments and trends worldwide.
Learn how open-access broadband web connections could help cities recover from pandemic lockdowns.
During this event, we talked about how technology can be used to foster sustainable cities.
This webinar showcased Korea’s digital tools for managing the COVID-19 pandemic.
Stakeholders from Asian cities discussed ways cities can collaborate to promote urban sustainability.
This discussion took place during the 2020 meeting of the Smart City Expo World Congress.
Learn from data on the COVID-19 response by cities using a cloud-based technology infrastructure by AWS.
Read about a partnership to bring well-tested technologies to COVID-affected cities worldwide.
Bloomberg Philanthropies discuss their COVID-19 Local Response & Global Response initiatives.