Join World Bank President Jim Yong Kim for an agenda-setting conversation about the economic policies, investments and coalitions that can deliver a transformative agreement on climate change at the UN Climate Conference a year from now in Paris.
As part of his work as United for Wildlife President, the Duke of Cambridge will join President, Jim Yong Kim to address more than 300 corruption experts, heads and senior members of anti-corruption and prosecuting agencies; and representatives of
international organizations from more than 120 countries.
Tune in as experts discuss the findings of the latest World Development Report 2015 and explore ways in which a richer understanding of the human factor and its behavior can improve policy design, implementation and evaluation.
Do you want to know more about tax crimes, illicit financial flows, and whistleblower protection laws? Join a chat with anti-corruption experts on these and related topics.
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim, and World Health Organization Director-General Margaret Chan will hold a brief press availability after the UN Chief Executive Board’s private session on the Ebola response.
The Arab Spring was driven by young people demanding jobs and protesting the regimes in power. Yet the aftermath has been characterized by civil war and political turmoil. What can be done now to meet the aspirations of the young men and women who marched in the streets in 2010-11 demanding “bread, freedom and dignity?”
Adam Smith's legacy as the father of economics rests mainly on his great work, The Wealth of Nations. By reinvigorating Smith’s forgotten classic, Russ Roberts provides us with a look at human behavior through the lens of one of history’s greatest minds.
With the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) set to expire in just over a year, negotiations on the next development agenda are well underway.This event seeks to engage young development professionals on the Post-2015 agenda and its importance for the youth of today.
The GHR forum brings together opinion leaders, business executives, policy makers, intellectuals and journalists to discuss pressing issues facing the world, especially education, human resources development and talent management.
World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim will deliver the keynote address at this symposium co-hosted by the World Bank Group and the Korean Educational Development Institute (KEDI) in Seoul, Korea.