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The World Bank and Women's Rights in Development

The World Bank is a powerful institution steering the international development agenda and instigating policy reforms that have important implications for the day-to-day lives of women and men in developing countries.

This primer describes the World Bank, its governance structure and its gender mainstreaming strategy.

It concludes with some action suggestions for gender equality advocates.


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