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The World Bank Institute Climate Change Practice (WBICC), in partnership with the TerrAfrica capacity building program managed by New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) and Common Market for Eastern and South Africa (COMESA), launched a regional training on “Sustainable Land-Water Management: Towards Climate Smart Agriculture”.

December 5, 2012

El Instituto del Banco Mundial (WBI) y el Seminario Global de Salzburgo (SGS, por sus siglas en inglés), en conjunto con el Centro Dartmouth de las Ciencias de Prestación de Atención Médica, invitan a múltiples partes interesadas de los países a reunirse y explorar posibles respuestas a esta interrogante entre el 9 y el 14 de noviembre de 2012, en Salzburgo, Austria.

November 5, 2012 Announcement

Multi-stakeholders come together and explore potential answers to questions around sustainability, equitability, and right to health

November 5, 2012 Announcement

On July 3, 2012, the World Bank in collaboration with the OGP Steering Committee invited all African member countries of the OGP to participate in a second video conference peer exchange.

July 16, 2012 Announcement

Developing countries learn how best to learn from each other in first-time conference.

July 5, 2012 Announcement

Three Way Learning. The South-South Agenda in Busan by Han Fraeters.

December 9, 2011 Blog post

This planning guide provides a results-framework for designing and monitoring knowledge exchanges.

December 2, 2011 Announcement

Moving Towards Open Development by Sanjay Pradhan World Bank Institute Vice President

November 30, 2011 Blog post

Han Fraeters of the World Bank Institute explains why South-South knowledge exchange becomes increasingly important for the World Bank’s operational work and invites participants to share their views and experiences on how to strengthen South-South sharing and learning.

October 26, 2011 Announcement

The focus of the 4th High-level Experience Sharing between China and Africa will be on agriculture and rural development.

August 26, 2011 Announcement