What's New | World Bank Institute (WBI)

The World Bank Institute (WBI) is a global connector of knowledge, learning and innovation for poverty reduction. We connect practitioners and institutions to help them find suitable solutions to their development challenges. With a focus on the "how" of reform, we link knowledge from around the world and scale up innovations. Read More »

What's New


Leaders and practitioners from across a variety of multi-stakeholder initiatives make connections to enhance impact.

May 27, 2014

The World Bank Institute offers a new online course to help practitioners design, implement, and measure result-oriented knowledge exchange initiatives.

March 18, 2014 Announcement

Read the latest blog post from the World Bank Institute's Director for Knowledge Exchange and Learning (WBIKL), Abha Joshi-Ghani.

February 20, 2014 Blog post

WBI launches revised Planning Guide to help practitioners systematically design, implement, and measure result-oriented knowledge exchange initiatives.

January 27, 2014 Announcement

WBI's Director for Knowledge Exchange and Learning, Abha Joshi-Ghani, writes her latest blog post, "Rethinking Cities."

October 28, 2013 Blog post

Municipal officials from six states in India met in Bangalore on September 28-29, 2013, to share and learn from their experiences with implementing municipal reforms and e-governance.

October 22, 2013 News

An agreement is signed between Barcelona City Council and World Bank; urban technology and innovation to be shared knowledge.

May 15, 2013 News and Annoucement

WBI’s Leadership Practice, in partnership with World Bank Operations and WBI thematic experts, is delivering multiple programs this fiscal year, which focus on assisting coalitions of in-country change agents address the “how” of reform, combining technical expertise with the ability to mobilize ideas, resources, and stakeholders.

March 4, 2013

A practical guide on how to identify, design, and implement, and measure results-oriented knowledge exchanges.

January 23, 2013 Announcement