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Civil society engagement eNewsletter (February 2009) (English)

The civil society engagement eNewsletter includes the following headings: Africa gets additional seat on bank executive board; seeking feedback for a climate change strategy for south Asia; financial crisis could trap millions more people in poverty; lessons from World Bank Group's responses to past financial crises; update on bank's efforts to address the food crisis; climate investment funds identify countries for funding; launch of facility to support for microfinance industry; Burundi reaches decision point under debt relief initiative; Bank supports Swiss handover of Duvalier assets to Haiti; Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) tackles declining Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) levels in vulnerable economies; International Finance Corporation (IFC) helps rebuild conflict-affected countries in Africa; and developed countries cautioned: ignore Africa at their peril.


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    education for all initiative;Demand for Good Governance;efficient water use in agriculture;Infant and Young Child Nutrition;access to health care;impact of climate change;response to climate change;Adaptation to Climate Change;vulnerability to climate change;millennium development goal;sustainable management of forest;global financial crisis;foreign direct investment;net present value;climate resilient development;tax administration system;oil producing country;primary school level;gross enrollment rate;national development planning;global development;alleviation of poverty;action on adaptation;mother and child;child in school;integrated water management;global food prices;representatives from governments;climate change strategy;majority of seats;food for work;comments and feedback;fight against corruption;access to finance;political risk insurance;global financial sector;affordable health care;conditional cash transfer;global economic crisis;climate change challenge;increasing energy efficiency;Private Sector Growth;conflicts of interest;fragile and conflict;cash transfer program;



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Civil society engagement eNewsletter (February 2009) (English). Washington, D.C. : World Bank Group.