THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 24th, 2022
18:30 – 20:00 (BG)
The World Bank Group invites students and recent graduates to join a virtual information session on early career opportunities. The presentation will provide an overview of various recruitment programs and career paths relevant to information technology, international development and finance. The presentation will be followed by a Q&A.
Attend this event to learn about internships, the Smart Tech Program, the Junior Professional Associates Program (JPA) and the newly integrated Young Professionals Program (WBG YPP), now representing the World Bank, IFC and MIGA. Highly motivated students and alumni from various fields of study are strongly encouraged to attend.
The World Bank Group (WBG) is one of the world’s largest sources of funding and knowledge for developing countries. WBG staff work with governments, civil society groups, the private sector and others in developing countries around the world, in all areas of international development and finance, from policy and strategic advice to the identification, preparation, appraisal and supervision of development projects. Information technology is an important component of overall business operations.
FIELDS OF INTEREST:
Energy & Extractives
Social Protection & Jobs
Water and Sanitation
Infrastructure Finance, PPPs & Guarantees
Fragility, Conflict, Violence
Political Risk Insurance
Private Sector Growth
Upstream Market Creation
Tourism, Retail, and Property
Telecoms, Media, Tech
Legal and Business Affairs
Environment and Natural Resource Management
Social, Urban, Rural & Resilience Finance, Competitiveness & Innovation
Macroeconomics, Trade, Investment
Health, Nutrition & Population
WBG staff are recruited from around the world, with preference to nationals of WBG member countries and countries of operations. We welcome all qualified individuals, from diverse professional, academic and cultural backgrounds. Women and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to attend.
FOR MORE INFORMATION:
WBG YPP, JPA & BANK INTERNSHIP
FOR EVENT QUESTIONS: firstname.lastname@example.org