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World Bank Surveys Confirm Concerns over Reduced Access to Banking Services

Two World Bank surveys confirm that large global banks are restricting or terminating relationships with other financial institutions and that banking services for money-transfer operators have become increasingly limited. 364 more words


Africa Needs $16Billion to Escape Looming Disaster of Climate Change- World Bank

By Busayo Samuel

The World Bank Group unveiled a plan that calls for $16 billion to help Africa adapt to climate change and build up the continent’s resilience to climate shocks. 281 more words


eConsultant2: GEF IEO Evaluation of Expansion of GEF Partnership

Deadline: 15-Dec-2015 at 11:59:59 PM (Eastern Time – Washington D.C.)

The Global Environment Facility (GEF) provides support to address global environmental concerns. The GEF IEO, which has central role in ensuring the independent evaluation function within the GEF, is conducting an Evaluation of the Expansion of the GEF Partnership. 71 more words


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Postcard from Central Asia #5: what the Georgian Prime Minister did next

What does a Prime Minister do on leaving office? Go to the Oval for lunch and watch some cricket, in John Major’s case. Georgia’s Nika Gilauri sets up a company to help governments reform, and comes to the World Bank in Bishkek to talk about it. 461 more words

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The charts behind Zambia's struggling economy and a controversial IMF loan

It has been a tough couple of months for Edgar Lungu, Zambia’s relatively new president. Mr. Lungu was elected on a slim margin in a… 996 more words

eConsultant2:Cost of Coastal Environmental Degradation, Multi Hazard Risk Assessment and Cost Benefit Analysis

Deadline: 03-Dec-2015 at 11:59:59 PM (Eastern Time – Washington D.C.)

The REPUBLIC OF BENIN, the REPUBLIC OF COTE DIVOIRE, GHANA and TOGO have received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the Adaptation to Climate Change in West Africa Coastal Areas project, and intend to apply part of the proceeds for consulting services. 30 more words