The World Bank Group (WBG) Corporate Procurement unit will be holding an engaging virtual presentation to help women- and minority-owned businesses in North America and Europe learn how to do business with the WBG, what we purchase, and what we are doing to include women-owned and minority-owned businesses in our own supply chain. Speaker and registration link below.
Speakers in Order of Appearance
The event will highlight the role the WBG plays as an agent of change towards gender equality and women’s economic empowerment.
Participants will hear from women-owned and minority-owned businesses that currently work with the WBG as they share their insight and experience with Corporate Procurement practices and procedures. They will also hear details from WBG staff involved in procurements on what they buy, how they identify vendors, and what some upcoming needs may be.
Registration for this event is required and participation is free.
The event will be conducted in English and simultaneous interpretation in French will be available.