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Governance & Institutions Umbrella Program (G&I)

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The G&I is a multi-donor trust fund established in 2022 with the generous support of the Chandler Foundation, the European Union, the Hewlett Foundation, the MacArthur Foundation, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Estonia, and the UK Government’s Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO).

The Program relies on the generous support of donors to collaborate and share knowledge, resources, and ideas to address common governance challenges. The Program's Secretariat is housed within the Governance Global Practice at the World Bank. The donors, together with the World Bank, form the Partnership Council which meets on a regular basis. Other partners include civil society organizations, private sector, and academia. Major partners are:


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The Governance & Institutions Umbrella Program (G&I) is generously supported by:

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