Spring Meetings 2022

Conflict, COVID-19 and climate change have created unprecedented challenges for developing countries. How can we build a more resilient future? Join our Spring Meetings where leaders and special guests will discuss ideas and solutions to prepare for future shocks.

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Addressing Challenges

Crisis recovery and longer-term development requires economic transformation, investment in human capital, and security and stability underpinned by support from the international community. Watch President Malpass' speech live from Poland.

UPCOMING EVENT

Responding to Global Shocks and Managing Uncertainty

Countries are facing rising debt, inflation & reduced market access, exacerbating the setbacks already experienced due to COVID-19. Join the discussion between WBG President David Malpass and IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva.

Upcoming & Recent Events

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Add to CalendarCalendar04/19/2022 11:30 04/19/2022 12:00 America/New_York Join us LIVE: The Way Forward Responding to Global Shocks and Managing Uncertainty | 2022 Spring Meetings Live Event The Way Forward Responding to Global Shocks and Managing Uncertainty | 2022 Spring Meetings Live Event\n\nThese Spring Meetings are taking place in the shadow of war in Ukraine and rising global challenges due to conflict, COVID-19, and climate change. The catastrophe in Ukraine is disrupting lives and creating shocks from reduced food supplies and increasing fuel costs. And countries are facing rising debt, inflation, and reduced market access, exacerbating the setbacks experienced due to the pandemic. \n\nGo to Event page: https://live9.extcc.com/sm22/responding-global-shocks?intcid=ECR_CA_WBLCalendar_EN_EXT\n\nWorld Bank Live Online
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Add to CalendarCalendar04/22/2022 12:00 04/22/2022 13:30 America/New_York Join us LIVE: On the Frontlines of Rising Fragility | 2022 Spring Meetings Live Event On the Frontlines of Rising Fragility | 2022 Spring Meetings Live Event\n\nThe disturbing trend of rising and compounding crises points to an urgent need for the international community to come together and develop new and innovative approaches to support countries facing conflict and fragility.\n\nGo to Event page: https://live9.extcc.com/sm22/fragilityconflicts?intcid=ECR_CA_WBLCalendar_EN_EXT\n\nWorld Bank Live Online
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Add to CalendarCalendar04/22/2022 14:30 04/22/2022 15:30 America/New_York Join us LIVE: Subsidies, Trade and International Cooperation | 2022 Spring Meetings Live Event Subsidies, Trade and International Cooperation | 2022 Spring Meetings Live Event\n\nThis event will explore the issue of subsidies—from when they may be appropriate for addressing challenges to the unintended consequences—as well as how international cooperation can help create a fairer trading system for countries at all income levels.\n\nGo to Event page: https://live9.extcc.com/sm22/trade?intcid=ECR_CA_WBLCalendar_EN_EXT\n\nWorld Bank Live Online
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Add to CalendarCalendar04/23/2022 10:00 04/23/2022 11:30 America/New_York Join us LIVE: Human Capital at the Crossroads | 2022 Spring Meetings Live Event Human Capital at the Crossroads | 2022 Spring Meetings Live Event\n\nPutting people first through investing in human capital – the knowledge, skills, and health that people need to achieve their potential – is critical for sustainable, inclusive growth and poverty reduction.\n\nGo to Event page: https://live9.extcc.com/sm22/investinpeople?intcid=ECR_CA_WBLCalendar_EN_EXT\n\nWorld Bank Live Online
 

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About World Bank Live

World Bank Live is the World Bank's digital platform for live-streaming and engaging with global audiences in open and two-way conversations about international development. We livestream public events in four languages: English, Spanish, French, and Arabic

Each event is covered live by international development experts from the World Bank and partner organizations, taking questions from the audience in real-time and sharing research findings and learning resources.