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Webinar : “THE WORLD BANK’S RESPONSE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC—A view from a highly specialized private sector company”.

03/07/20 11:18

Webinar : “THE WORLD BANK’S RESPONSE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC—A view from a highly specialized private sector company”.

Sectors: Health, and Infrastructure—water, roads, energy etc
Over 15 months, the World Bank Group will be providing up to $160 billion in financing tailored to the health, economic and social shocks countries are facing, including $50 billion of IDA resources on grant and highly concessional terms. On April 2, the first group of projects using the dedicated COVID-19 Fast-Track Facility, amounting to $1.9 billion and assisting 25 countries, was rolled out. On April 2, the first group of projects using the dedicated COVID-19 Fast-Track Facility, amounting to $1.9 billion and assisting 25 countries, was rolled out. In addition, the World Bank is working worldwide to redeploy resources in existing World Bank financed projects, including through restructuring and use of projects’ emergency components as well as contingent financing instruments designed for catastrophes, including pandemics. On May 19, the Bank Group announced its emergency operations to fight COVID-19 have reached 100 developing countries – home to 70% of the world’s population. To learn more about the International Finance Corporation's, the World Bank Group's private sector arm, COVID-19 response, please click here.
The PSLO for Greece is organizing a webinar etitled THE WORLD BANK’S RESPONSE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC—A view from a highly specialized private sector company which will be held on July 14, 2020. Registration can be made until July 13, 2020 at https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_N-U4WmiKRICJhaduHKeCWQ

All presentations will be in English but the Q&A session can be held in English and Greek as well.

 

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