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World Bank (1944 - )

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United Nations

From
1944
Alternative Names
  • The World Bank Group
Url
http://www.worldbank.org
Location
Headquarters
The World Bank
1818 H Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20433 U.S.A.
Tel: (202) 473-1000
Fax: (202) 477-6391
Email: feedback@worldbank.org
Summary

"The World Bank Group’s mission is to fight poverty and improve the living standards of people in the developing world. It is a development Bank which provides loans, policy advice, technical assistance and knowledge sharing services to low and middle income countries to reduce poverty. The Bank promotes growth to create jobs and to empower poor people to take advantage of these opportunities."

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Sources used to compile this entry: World Bank.

Prepared by: Adam Bowles