Workshop: Promoting Innovation and Entrepreneurship for Inclusive Growth
Details:2-day forum explores the role of the development community in promoting the start-up and growth of innovative new ventures in developing countries, the levels of risk that are acceptable when innovating, and how infoDev’s lessons learned can support the World Bank Group’s strategies.
Applications Due September 1
Details:On behalf of the World Bank’s JPA and Youth Communities, young professionals from around the world are invited to form teams and participate in a Development Case Competition during the World Bank's Youth Summit on October 3, 2013. These cases highlight real life issues facing development organizations focus on the following sub-topics: education, youth employment, and millennial communications. Teams will have an opportunity to submit their most innovative solutions to these challenges by September 1, 2013.