|Our Mission Is More Urgent Than Ever||
The global outlook foresees a moderate slowdown in economic activity, with lingering downside risks. Global trade growth has weakened, while investment prospects have softened; both of these…
|Forced Displacement and Development||
Participants noted the manifold challenges negatively impacting poverty eradication efforts, particularly fragility and conflict.
|A Call to Act and Invest for the Future||
Global growth has strengthened over the past year, with a recovery in investment, trade, and commodity prices amid supportive global financial conditions.
|A Strong Foundation for Greater Impact||
The World Bank Group is uniquely placed to address global challenges and help countries achieve their goals in today's increasingly complex development landscape.
|Support for 2030 Development Agenda||
The DC met this year with the special participation of the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and the President of the UN General Assembly Mogens Lykketoft.
|Investing in People: The Time is Now||
Global economic growth is continuing, but with intensified risks that include policy uncertainty, geopolitical developments, a gradual tightening of financing conditions, and a rise in debt levels…
|Making a New Multilateral Vision for Development Finance a Reality: MDBs, IMF and WBG seek to move from billions to trillions to finance the SDGs||
Momentum is gathering for the Third International Conference on Financing for Development to be held in Addis Ababa from July 13-16. The conference will agree on a financing plan for the post-2015…