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Poverty-Fighting Salons

Can open conversations accelerate the spread of good ideas in global development?

 

Can more open conversations accelerate the spread of good ideas in global development? That’s the idea behind two new online salons designed to move discussions out of institutional silos and spark participation from a diverse network of change agents.

Striking Poverty, hosted by the World Bank Institute, is an online discussion platform that invites expert panelists to join featured conversations about timely, tightly focused topics. The first conversation kicked off in October—hurricane...


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