2024 Youth Interns attend lectures with World Bank experts


Throughout January 2024, KGGTF youth interns were treated to several lectures from World Bank Group (WBG) experts.

On January 09, 2024Richard Damania, Chief Economist, Sustainable Development Practice Group where he presented on 'Sustainable Development Through Cooperation: Green, Resilient, and Inclusive Development.' 

On January 12, 2024, Jie-ae Sohn, Professor at Ewha Womans University and KGGTF consultant shared on  effective communication strategies within the World Bank Group, and emphasized KGGTF's unique role.


On January 12, 2024, Jason Allford, Special Representative to the Korea World Bank Group Office delved into WBG's history and the Korea Office's experiences in global innovation for sustainable development.

The lectures showcased the commitment of WBG KGGTF to communicate with the youth and nurture a deeper understanding of the World Bank's mission and its impact on a global scale. The exchange of ideas and knowledge also further strengthened the ties between academia and the World Bank Group, fostering a collaborative spirit for future endeavors in sustainable development.