External Affairs Europe engages on world development issues with global constituencies such as parliamentarians, researchers and academia, civil society and the business community.
External Affairs Europe wishes to engage academia, students and researchers interested in development issues. To this end, it has established the Researchers Alliance for Development (RAD) Network, works in close collaboration with the World Bank's Development Economics Vice Presidency to contribute to the organization of the ABCDE, and also organizes the annual World Bank International Essay Competition. More
With the civil society, the World Bank has been working to strengthen cooperation many years. In Western Europe, our activity with civil society organizations has two main components: policy dialogue and operational collaboration. More
The World Bank's External Affairs office in Europe is home to the Bank's Parliamentary Relations Team - the principal point of contact for parliamentarians and parliamentary organizations at the World Bank. More
Finally, the External Affairs office in Europe is dedicated to strengthening the World Bank Group's relations with the private sector to increase awareness and participation of companies in international development. More