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Spring Meetings 2006: Press Briefing: Clean Energy and Development

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Sunday, April 23, 2006 - IMF/World Bank Spring Meetings.

Steen Jorgensen, Acting Vice President, Sustainable Development, World Bank

The global community needs to be working towards meeting the energy needs that are essential for economic growth and fighting poverty, while at the same time leaving a smaller environmental footprint, according to the Clean Energy and Development: Towards an Investment Framework, a new report launched today on the occasion of the Spring Meetings of the World Bank/International Monetary Fund.

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Robert Watson, Chief Scientist, World Bank.

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Kathy Sierra, Vice President for Infrastructure, World Bank

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Jamal Saghir, Director, Infrastructure, World Bank

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