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Remarks at culture counts : a conference on financing, resources and the economics of culture in sustainable development by James D. Wolfensohn, President, the World Bank Group (English)

This report presents the remarks delivered by James D. Wolfensohn, President, The World Bank Group. He first of all likes to thank Minister Dini, for his remarkable address, and for his friendship and for the support which your government has given not only this conference, but the whole issue of culture and development over many years. He will not be here today were it not for you, were it not also for the help of Director General Bonetti, for which he is very grateful, to Minister Petrone of the Development Corporation, and Minister Melandri, and all of those associated with the Italian government in this effort.

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  • Author

    Wolfensohn,James D.

  • Document Date

    1999/10/04

  • Document Type

    President's Speech

  • Report Number

    99975

  • Volume No

    1

  • Total Volume(s)

    1

  • Country

    World,

  • Region

    The World Region,

  • Disclosure Date

    2015/10/12

  • Disclosure Status

    Disclosed

  • Doc Name

    Remarks at culture counts : a conference on financing, resources and the economics of culture in sustainable development by James D. Wolfensohn, President, the World Bank Group

  • Keywords

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Wolfensohn,James D.

Remarks at culture counts : a conference on financing, resources and the economics of culture in sustainable development by James D. Wolfensohn, President, the World Bank Group (English). Presidential speech Washington, D.C. : World Bank Group. http://documents.worldbank.org/curated/en/873111467998752285/Remarks-at-culture-counts-a-conference-on-financing-resources-and-the-economics-of-culture-in-sustainable-development-by-James-D-Wolfensohn-President-the-World-Bank-Group