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May 4, 2011 Announcement

Global Development Debate to be held in Washington DC with videoconference connections with Brazil, Mexico, Poland, and South Africa.

October 5, 2010 Event

Participants in this course will gain insight in the preparation and management of sector-wide education reform.

September 27, 2010 Course

This e-learning course will help participants improve in-country capacity to respond to shocks to the economy.

September 9, 2010 Course

For policy makers, practitioners and students who want to learn more about growth and poverty reduction in development economics today, the World Bank Institute is offering an e-learning course on Policies for Growth.

September 1, 2010 Course

This course is one in a series of three e-learning courses designed for education policymakers and practitioners.

August 30, 2010 Course

This Development Debate will be webcast LIVE on August 25, 2010 from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm EST.

August 23, 2010 Announcement

L’Institut de la Banque mondiale (WBI) a le plaisir d’annoncer l’ouverture de la série de cours en ligne pour les professionnels francophones du secteur éducatif!

July 22, 2010 Cours| en Français| French

Latin American Regional Debate to be broadcast Live on July 27.

June 30, 2010 Announcement