With member countries, staff from more than countries, and offices in over locations, the World Bank Group is a unique global partnership: five institutions working for sustainable solutions that reduce poverty and build shared prosperity in developing countries. The potential benefits from supporting early childhood development range from improved growth and development to better schooling outcomes to increased productivity in life. The World Bank supports early childhood development through financing, policy advice, technical support, and partnership activities at the country, regional, and global levels. A World Bank Group Flagship Report This booklet contains the overview, as well as a list of contents, from the World Development Report Digital Dividends, doi: / Government expenditure on education, total (% of GDP) from The World Bank: Data Learn how the World Bank Group is helping countries with COVID (coronavirus). Find Out.
Focus on Performance - World Bank Support to Higher Education in Latvia. Volume 1: System-Level Funding Since , the World Bank has supported the Latvian government through a succession of advisory work focusing on performance at different levels of the higher education sector. October 1, — Our new timeline, "The World Bank and Europe, " examines the Bank Group's role in the continent's reconstruction following the Second World War. The site also provides access to project profile pages where digitized records are available. He also co-chairs the Global Education Forum and is on the External Advisory Group to the IMF Managing Director, and the World Economic Forum’s Board of Trustees. He was Chairman of the International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC) from , the first Asian to hold the chair. Education is one of the most important drivers for ending poverty and boosting shared prosperity. The World Bank Group is working with partners around the world to ensure that the 57 million children out of school today are not only able to complete primary school, but are also able to learn and develop the skills needed for life and work.
About the Collection. The Documents & Reports (D&R) site is an official disclosure mechanism for the World Bank Group’s final reports. The repository contains official documents and reports which are made available to the public in accordance with the Bank’s Access to Information Policy to better share the institution's knowledge base. Bank Directive: Financial Terms and Conditions of Bank Financing OP - Gender and Development. BP - Gender and Development. Bank Policy: Choice of Borrower and Contractual Agreements. Bank Policy: Security Arrangements. OP - Disputes over Defaults on External Debt, Expropriation, and Breach of Contract. Data relevant to the coronavirus pandemic, drawn from the World Bank’s data catalog and other authoritative sources. Data on Statistical Capacity The World Bank’s Statistical Capacity Indicator is a composite score assessing the capacity of a country’s statistical system. The World Bank’s World Development Report, published annually since , is an invaluable guide to the economic, social, and environmental state of the world today. Each report provides in-depth analysis and policy recommendations on a specific and important aspect of development—from agriculture, the role of the state, transition.