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Business women in Liberia are emerging, with the support of the International Finance Corporation (IFC).

April 8, 2013 Announcement

The World Bank Institute (WBI) is hosting a South--South knowledge exchange event to provide g7+ countries new to extractive industry development advice on how to form basic governance organizations.

October 25, 2012 Annoucement

Today, more than 1.5 billion people live in conflict-affected and fragile states. These states are the farthest from reaching the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).

April 18, 2012 Announcement

Nurturing, supporting, and empowering leaders is key in conflict-affected countries. Learn more about this special session during the World Bank Annual Meetings.

October 21, 2009 Announcement

The World Bank Institute presented the new issue of the Development Outreach magazine on Fragility and Conflict on Wednesday, September 30.

September 30, 2009 Event

The event, Building Capacity in Conflict-Affected Countries in Africa: Multi-Stakeholder Perspectives, included several distinguished speakers from African states.

September 17, 2009 Announcement