The World Bank in Brussels offers a range of products and events of interest to Brussels-based media. There are regular launches for reports such as the Doing Business report, World Development Report, the Global Economic Prospects and the Global Development Finance.
The office can assist in arranging interviews with visiting World Bank officials and experts and in helping with background research.
The dedicated News and Broadcast page features the latest updates from the Bank, as well as multimedia presentations.
Broadcasters and photographers are referred to the free website http://www.thenewsmarket.com/where World Bank-related pictures and clips are available.
Belgian press please contact Bart Gielis on +32.2.552.00.21 or email@example.com for further information.
Belgian based International press and/or for general enquiries please contact Guggi Laryea on +32(0)489317522 or firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
The Media Centre link on the right offers journalists resources such as daily global summaries of development news, topical newsletters, press releases, background material, speeches, transcripts, lists of World Bank experts, a calendar of upcoming events and multimedia tools.
Accredited journalists are encouraged to sign up to for the Online Media Briefing Center, which offers embargoed news and other material. Non professional journalists who wish to be informed when new information is released can subscribe to any of the Bank's two dozen free electronic newsletters.