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.
Chief Executive, Behavioural Insights Team
Senior Vice President and Chief Economist, World Bank Group
Co-Director, 2015 World Development Report, World Bank Group
Co-Director, World Development Report 2015, World Bank Group
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.
Practice Manager, Finance & Markets Global Practice, World Bank Group
Head, Preventive Services Unit, World Bank Group
Head, Special Litigation Unit, Integrity Vice Presidency, World Bank
Program Coordinator, Integrity Vice Presidency, World Bank Group
Program Coordinator, Regional Governance Hub, World Bank Group
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?”
Professor of History, University of Michigan
Vice President of Middle East and North Africa region, World Bank Group
Online Communications Officer, Middle East & North Africa, World Bank Group
Economist, Macroeconomics and Fiscal Management Global Practice, World Bank Group
Program Officer, Center for International Private Enterprise
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.
If you or your children went to private schools in the MENA region, how satisfied are you with the quality of education you received? Join us live from Dubai on November 3, 2014 for the launch event of our new report “The Road Traveled: Dubai’s Journey towards Improving Private Education.”
Can you imagine any country achieving its development objectives without appropriate laws and regulations? Can you imagine sustainable development without justice? Law and justice are integral to making the world a better place, to end extreme poverty and to spread prosperity.