The Development Committee, which advises the Board of Governors of the World Bank and IMF on critical development issues, met on April 16 at the Spring Meetings and issued the following communiqué.
The IMF's policy-steering committee, the International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC), met on April 16 at the Spring Meetings of the IMF and World Bank amid concerns over an unbalanced global recovery and issued the following communique.
Software application allowing users to visualize development indicators using charts and maps wins the World Bank 'Apps for Dev' contest, presented at the 2011 Spring Meetings
IMF Chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn and a panel of Middle East experts, including Egyptian Internet Activist Wael Ghonim, discuss the region's economic future in a spring meetings seminar moderated by Al Jazeera host Abderrahim Foukara.
The global economy is recovering but in an unbalanced way, says IMF Chief Dominque Strauss Kahn at a press briefing ahead of the World Bank-IMF Spring Meetings.
Each Spring, thousands of government officials, the private sector, journalists, civil society representatives, and other interested observers gather in Washington DC for the Spring Meetings of the World Bank and IMF. At the heart of the gathering are meetings of the joint World Bank-IMF Development Committee and the IMF’s International Monetary and Financial Committee, which discuss progress on the work of the World Bank and IMF. Also featured are seminars, regional briefings, press conferences, and many other events focused on the global economy, international development, and the world’s financial markets.