May 7-June 9, 2021 Lectures by senior management of World Bank

Lectures by senior management of World Bank were given by Webex

from Washington DC or Colombo.

The contents of the six lectures are as follows. Each lecture was very meaningful to me.

  • Lecture 1: 8:30 am – 10:15 am, Friday, May 7
    “Operations of the World Bank in South Asia Region”
    Lecturer: Hartwig Schafer, Vice President, South Asia Region, World Bank
  • Lecture 2: 8:30 am – 10:15 am, Friday, May 21
    “Operations of IFC”
    Lecturer: Karin Finkelston, Vice President, Partnerships, Communication & Outreach, IFC
  • Lecture 3: 8:30 am – 10:15 am, Friday, June 11
    “Operations of MIGA”
    Lecturer: Hiroshi Matano, CEO, MIGA
  • Lecture 4: 18:45 – 20:30, Friday, June 18 (Please be advised that the time of this lecture is not the same as other lectures.)
    “Operations of the Country Office for Maldives and Sri Lanka”
    Lecturer: Chiyo Kanda, Country Manager, Maldives and Sri Lanka, World Bank
  • Lecture 5:  8:30 am – 10:15 am, Friday, July 2
    “Operations of the World Bank in West and Central Africa Region”
    Lecturer: Ousmane Diagana, Vice President, West and Central Africa, World Bank
  • Lecture 6: 8:30 am – 10:15 am, Friday, July 9
    “The World Bank: Helping Countries Achieve Development Results and Impact in Challenging Environments”
    Lecturer: Manuela V. Ferro, Vice President, Operations Policy and Country Services (OPCS), World Bank