Join us to discuss how to mitigate risk and mobilize investment in infrastructure, and to explore how Africa can transition from traditional agriculture to agribusiness.
President, World Bank Group
President of Kenya
President, African Development Bank Group
Executive Vice President and CEO, International Finance Corporation
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO)
Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer, Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA)
Chairperson, African Union Commission
Chairman, Sojitz Corporation and Committee on Sub-Saharan Africa, Keidanren (Japan Business Federation)
Sri Mulyani Indrawati, World Bank Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer, will talk at the University of Indonesia in Jakarta about engaging youth in efforts to achieve sustainable and inclusive development.
Join us to discuss global efforts to combat early childhood malnutrition, the link to ending extreme poverty, and why it’s imperative that we invest in the early years.
Join us for the launch of the Commission’s interim report and a discussion on its provisional recommendations, featuring some the world’s well-known experts on poverty.
Salman "Sal" Khan will talk about how he founded the not-for-profit Khan Academy and how the organization is educating millions of people worldwide. Sal will also share his thoughts on what education reimagined could look like and how his dream of "providing a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere" could become a reality.
The ABCDE conference aims to promote the exchange of cutting-edge research among researchers, policymakers, and development practitioners. The theme of this year's conference will be “Data and Development.”
Chief Economist, Middle East and North Africa, World Bank Group
Director of A- Cooperation, European Statistical System, Eurostat
Director, Development Data Group, The World Bank Group
Professor of Public Policy and Economics NYU Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Managing Director, Financial Access Initiative
Robert C. Waggoner Professor of Economics, Harvard University
Society of Sloan Fellows Professor of Applied Economics, Sloan School of Management, MIT
Professor of Economics and a Professor of Public Policy, University of Michigan
The Young Professionals Program (YPP) is a starting point for an exciting career in the World Bank Group. On June 16th, representatives from Human Resources as well as Young Professionals in the program will take your questions live.
Program Coordinator, Youth Programs, World Bank Group
Program Manager, Youth Programs, World Bank Group
Young Professional, Agriculture Global Practice, World Bank Group
Young Professional, Poverty Global Practice, World Bank Group
Young Professional, Macroeconomics and Fiscal Management Global Practice, World Bank Group
Young Professional, Trade and Competitiveness Global Practice, World Bank Group
The Global Youth Forum 2016 aims to move the youth agenda forward by building a sustainable Global Partnership for Youth in Development, comprising entrepreneurs, business leaders, policymakers, and civil society organizations who understand that young people are central to the development process.
Program Officer Global Partnership for Youth in Development, World Bank Group
Head, Secretariat of the Consultative Council on Improvement of Investment Climate under the President of the Republic of Tajikistan
Global Product Partnerships - Free Basics, Facebook
COO, Bamyan Media and Managing Director, El Mashroua
Writer and TED Speaker
On June 9th, the Financial Times and IFC will host a major gathering of thought leaders in London ahead of the annual dinner honoring the winners of the FT/IFC Transformational Business Awards – global innovators whose capital, technology and ideas are helping solve the world’s most acute development challenges.
This conference will bring together leading figures in contemporary economics to do a major stocktaking of economics and also to look ahead at the challenge of global development.
Nobel-Laureate Economist and Stanford Professor
Nobel-Laureate Economist and Harvard Professor
Chair, Grantham Research Institute, London School of Economics
Abdul Latif Jameel Professor of Poverty Alleviation and Development Economics, MIT & Founder and Director, J-PAL
Economic Adviser and Head of Research, Bank for International Settlements
Professor of Economics, Columbia University
Nobel Memorial Prize Winner for Economic Sciences and Professor at Columbia University
Robert Walmsley University Professor, Harvard University
Professor, Stockholm School of Economics