With the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), global development has entered a new stage. The event will highlight actions and implementation plans on the SDGs.
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IFC is putting the transformative power of markets at the center of its strategy for growth and impact. Join us to hear directly from pioneering entrepreneurs and policymakers on what it takes to create markets where they are needed most.
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Latin America and the Caribbean is looking for alternatives to boost economic growth to continue on its path of reducing poverty and inequality. This event will discuss challenges of effective infrastructure programs, and how to strengthen momentum for reform in the area.
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Investments in vulnerable adolescents can serve as a force multiplier, accelerating progress across many development challenges. This event highlights critical investments needed in adolescents for countries to achieve inclusive economic growth.
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The socioeconomic status of women across the world is rising. Yet, their ability to mitigate financial risk for themselves, their assets, and their families remains low. Participants will discuss the role the insurance industry and its stakeholders can play in increasing financial protection for women from all income levels.
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Join senior policymakers and analysts from East Asia and Latin America for a discussion on what has worked and what still needs to be done to boost productivity in order to sustain inclusive growth.
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As a follow up to the October 2016 Human Capital Summit, join leaders from global agencies, CSOs and the private sector as they participate in a partners’ round-table discussion on how investments on those critical years are the key to a workforce that can deliver on the 4th Industrial Revolution.
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How do we foster inclusive and sustainable economic growth? Join us as the World Bank’s chief economists discuss new research directions to meet the twin goals by investing in human capital, financing infrastructure, enabling private sector investments and managing shocks.
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We need to jumpstart a revolution in the way we produce and consume food so that we can feed the world’s population. This event will showcase young entrepreneurs and leaders who are trying to fix the food and agriculture system while creating the jobs and business opportunities of tomorrow.
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