Doing Business with the World Bank: 
A Sustainable Future

NL for World Bank
- June, 2018

Smart Cities MoU between The Institute for Future of Living and World Bank

The Institute for Future of Living (previously GSC3) signed a partnership agreement with the World Bank in India on May 24, 2018. The goal of this partnership is to create a strong partnership to support global Smart City development in conjunction with implementing the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations. The agreement will become activated in the coming months in close collaboration with Dutch businesses and government.

YP Brenden Jongman

In our topic 'Meet the World Bank' we meet intersting people with interesting jobs. This newsletter we sat down with Brenden Jongman, a Young Professional at the World Bank working in disaster risk management.  

Call to join YP Program June 14 - July 31

The Young Professionals Program (YPP) is a starting point for an exciting career at the World Bank Group. It is a unique opportunity for younger talent who have both a passion for international development and the leadership potential to grow in fascinating top technical and managerial roles in the World Bank Group (WBG).

2018: New Procurement Framework Deep-Dive

On April 18th, 2018 the World Bank Group organized an all day deep dive on procurement for the PSLO's at the Embassies. The World Bank Procurement Team highlighted the changes in the procurement framework and adressed different topics as Selection Methods for Goods, Works and Non-Consulting Services, Complaints Handling, and Standard Procurement Documents.
The 2018 Atlas of Sustainable Development Goals: an all-new visual guide to data and development

“The World Bank is one of the world’s largest producers of development data and research. But our responsibility does not stop with making these global public goods available; we need to make them understandable to a general audience. When both the public and policy makers share an evidence-based view of the world, real advances in social and economic development, such as achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), become possible.” –  Shanta Devarajan

Recap Spring Meetings  

Every Spring, the Boards of Governors of the World Bank Group and International Monetary Fund (IMF) hold Spring Meetings to discuss a range of issues related to poverty reduction, international economic development and finance. Find the recap of the lastest Spring Meetings here.

Latest Tenders

Project Officer: Empowering Women in the Private Sector
Deadline: June 20th.

Sustainable Lowland Agriculture in Indonesia
Deadline: June 11th.

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