Annual Meetings 2021: Civil Society Townhall with World Bank Group President David Malpass

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Annual Meetings 2021: Civil Society Townhall with World Bank Group President David Malpass

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How is the World Bank Group focusing on resilient recovery in the post-pandemic era? Every year during the Annual Meetings, the Civil Society Townhall provides an opportunity for civil society representatives to dialogue with the President and Bank leadership.

In the first virtual Civil Society Townhall held on October 12, World Bank Group President David Malpass discussed he Bank’s efforts to protect human capital, address countries’ excessive debt burdens, and facilitate an inclusive, resilient recovery from COVID-19.



  • Stakeholder Engagement Lead, External and Corporate Relations, World Bank Group
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Richa Bhattarai, World Bank

The session has now ended. Thank you very much for your enthusiastic participation and queries. We have noted all your feedback – for further CSO comments, you can write to Subscribe to the CSO newsletter for updates.
Tue, 10/12/2021 - 11:01
Richa Bhattarai, World Bank

Anshula Kant, World Bank's Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer, gives her closing remarks - she requests civil society support for the IDA20 replenishment. 
Tue, 10/12/2021 - 11:00
Nawakwi Ruth

How are civil society organizations ensuring that SDG#4 is achieved in developing countries?
Tue, 10/12/2021 - 10:58
Johnson Iyiola

Longing for illumination on the World Bank Group's effort on resilient recovery in the post-pandemic era. Thanks
Tue, 10/12/2021 - 10:57
Richa Bhattarai, World Bank

You can join VP Mamta Murthi and other experts at 1PM EDT today to discuss ending the pandemic & the road to an inclusive recovery. Join event: #Vaccines4All
Tue, 10/12/2021 - 10:57

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Tune in, ask questions, and share your views with participants from all over the world during the 2021 Annual Meetings of the World Bank Group and the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

Watch the World Bank Group public events:

Oct. 11: Growth in a Time of Crisis
Oct. 12: Civil Society Townhall
Oct. 12: Ending the Pandemic
Oct. 13: Opening Press Conference
Oct. 14: Making Climate Action Count
Oct. 15: Trade to the Rescue

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