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  • Join the Conversation
    Join the latest conversation: Development Dialogue: Clean Cooking Solutions for Development Benefits.
  • Join the Conversation
    Join the latest Striking Poverty conversation, Development Dialogue: Improving Youth Employment.
  • Scaling-up Innovative Solutions to Deliver Healthcare
    The seminar “Scaling up Innovative Solutions to Deliver Healthcare" highlighted the need for partnerships to achieve health outcomes for people living in extreme poverty. Read the full story.
  • Join us for the 2014 Annual Meetings
    Join us for the 2014 Annual Meetings, taking place in Washington, DC, October 10-12, 2014.
  • Join the Conversation
    Join the latest Striking Poverty conversation, Development Dialogue: PPPs for Small Scale Water Providers.
  • Join the Conversation
    Join the latest Striking Poverty conversation on Putting a Price on Carbon.
  • Leading With Coalitions
    In June, government officials and World Bank staffers came together for a week at Georgetown University to learn how to build better coalitions to get the results they seek.
  • Supporting Social Entrepreneurs Serve the Poor: The India DM
    In rural areas in India, seeing the doctor could require at least three visits. At GNRC Hospitals Private Limited, an innovative business model streamlines the 3-day process into one.
  • Accelerating Learning for Development
    More than 70 participants from leading training institutes and representatives from the government and private sector attended a two-day workshop on “Accelerating Learning for Development: Designing and Implementing E-learning in New Delhi.
  • Megadisasters: Why Learning Matters
    Disaster risk management is becoming increasingly important as population densities rise in urban areas around the world. Read the full feature story.