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

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 will discuss the Bank’s efforts to protect human capital, address countries’ excessive debt burdens, and facilitate an inclusive, resilient recovery from COVID-19.

FCV strategy consultations

Consultations have closed on the World Bank Group’s first Strategy for Fragility, Conflict and Violence with over two thousand stakeholders having provided feedback. The strategy is expected to be finalized in the next few weeks. Click here to see the process so far.