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World Bank
Type of Structure: organisation / agency
Regional Scope: global
Parent Organisations:
Child Organisations: WHYCOS
Duration : 1944 to present
Contact Address:
The World Bank
1818 H Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20433
United States of America
Phone: +1 202 473 1000
FAX: +1 202 477 6391

holding an official function in World-Bank

General information and objectives

- To fight poverty with passion and professionalism for lasting results.
- To help people help themselves and their environment by providing resources, sharing knowledge, building capacity, and forging partnerships in the public and private sectors.
- To be an excellent institution able to attract, excite, and nurture diverse and committed staff with exceptional skills who know how to listen and learn.

Client centered, working in partnership, accountable for quality results, dedicated to financial integrity and cost-effectiveness, inspired and innovative.

Personal honesty, integrity, commitment; working together in teams — with openness and trust; empowering others and respecting differences; encouraging risk-taking and responsibility; enjoying our work and our families.

For further details, link to the World-Bank Home Page

Last update: 5/20/04
Source of data: ProClim- Research InfoSystem (1993-2018)

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