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World Bank Live Update: What's Live Friday, October 10, 2014 at The Annual Meetings?

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World Bank Live Update Financing Development Post-2015 The post-2015 development agenda embraces environmental, social, and economic sustainability. Achieving these transformational goals will require financing that goes beyond current resources, while focusing on being innovative and inclusive. This event will explore how to facilitate an effective launch of the post-2015 agenda with all partners.   Read More » 11 a.m.-1 p.m. ET/15:00-17:00 GMT,    #wblive See All World Bank Live Events MORE FRIDAY WORLD BANK LIVE EVENTS WEBCAST 2014 Annual Meetings Plenary World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim reports on the Bank Group’s progress and plans for next year during the plenary session of the Annual Meetings in Washington, D.C. 9-10 a.m. ET 13:00-14:00 GMT Read More » WEBCAST Food for the Future: Food Security and Climate Change Hear from a high-level expert panel on how a move toward climate-smart agriculture and more sustainable supply c

World Bank Live Update | Building Shared Prosperity in an Unequal World: Tomorrow Wednesday 8, 2014 Events Schedule..

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World Bank Live Update Building Shared Prosperity in an Unequal World More than 1 billion people still live in poverty, and the gap between “haves” and “have-nots” is growing in many nations. Join Chinese talk show host Yang Lan for a conversation with World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim and Chief Economist Kaushik Basu.   Read More » 9-10 a.m. ET/13:00-14:00 GMT, See All World Bank Live Events MORE WEDNESDAY EVENTS FACEBOOK Q&A Ask the President Your Questions If you could ask World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim your questions on the effects of inequality, climate change, or Ebola on development, what would you ask? Join his live Q&A session on Facebook and dialogue about today's most pressing development issues. Noon-1 p.m. ET 16:00-17:00 GMT Read More » WEBCAST Building a Global Coalition for Youth Employment This event will unveil a global initiative that addresses the pervasive challenge of youth employment and un