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Spring Meetings 2009: Zoellick Opening Remarks

 
Spring Meetings 2009
World Bank President Zoellick Opening Remarks
Overview:

 "These Spring Meetings of the World Bank and the IMF are the first major global gathering since the G-20. They provide an important opportunity for all 185 members of the World Bank Group to assess the G-20 outcomes and make sure that their voices are heard." -- Zoellick

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  • WASHINGTON DC, April 23, 2009—"These Spring Meetings of the World Bank and the IMF are the first major global gathering since the G-20. They provide an important opportunity for all 185 members of the World Bank Group to assess the G-20 outcomes and make sure that their voices are heard.

    The G-20 Meetings in November and April provided a useful start in addressing some of the global financial issues. It took steps to insure against global financial risks, although we still need to follow up on pledges."


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