The World Bank Scholarships Program contributes to the World Bank Group’s mission of forging new dynamic approaches to capacity development and knowledge sharing in the developing world.
School in Cambodia is free, but uniforms, textbooks and notebooks are not. For poor families, the additional financial burden can make it hard for children to continue in school. With support from the World Bank, the Cambodian government launched the Secondary School Scholarship Program to help ...
Labels matter. Girls who are reminded of stereotypes about how girls perform in math do worse on math exams (in some circumstances). Publicly revealing the caste of students in India led to worse performance of students from castes that were traditionally lower in the caste hierarchy. In the U.S., posting ...
The past decades have seen large increase in primary enrollment, and a closing (for most, but not all, countries) of the gender gap in enrolment.
IFC offers a wide variety of financial products for private sector projects in developing countries. To be eligible for IFC funding, a project must meet a number of criteria.
One of the objectives of the World Bank-financed project is to invest in human resources, and, in particular, to help qualified Chadian students pass the entrance exams (by providing private lessons) for the three regional statistics schools, and subsequently provide scholarships to the successful candidates.
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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.
The joint Japan World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program (JJ/WBGS) invites potential candidates interested in pursuing a Masters program in development studies at a ‘preferred university’ outside their countries to apply for the 2014 scholarship program.
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