The Republic of Ireland has become the African Development Bank Group’s 81st shareholder, following a declaration issued by the institution’s President, Akinwumi Adesina, on 24 April 2020.
On Wednesday March 25, 2020, the World Bank Group (WBG) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) have issued the following joint statement to the G20 concerning debt relief for the poorest countries:
The international community is developing policy measures and actions to help the people most vulnerable to drought to take early action to avoid loss of life, and the heavy and growing losses of livelihoods and damage to property and ecosystems following droughts.
France’s Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, Mr Jean-Yves Le Drian, and Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of World Heath Organization (WHO) today met at the Permanent Mission of France to the United Nations in Geneva. The two sides discuss the WHO Academy, which will be the world’s largest and most innovative lifelong learning platform […]
Ms. Kristalina Georgieva, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), issued the following statement today at the conclusion of the Group of 20 (G20) meeting of Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia: