By World Bank
For the area financial institution and its companions, the ever present try out is to bring results-to carry humans out of poverty and advertise socially and environmentally sustainable improvement. reaching such good fortune in anybody nation is more and more intertwined with making development on shared international demanding situations. The 2008 Annual evaluation of improvement Effectiveness, an self sufficient overview, provides proof at the Bank's efforts in very important and attached parts: monitoring results of financial institution tasks and state courses; and development in fostering worldwide public items, akin to maintaining the earth's weather and combating the unfold of harmful communicable illnesses.
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1. 1 There are indicators of performance that can tell us about the Bank’s development impact—notably IEG evaluations of Bank-supported projects and country programs. Overall trends and recent developments revealed in both of these metrics are presented below. Exit fiscal year (last in a 3-year rolling average) By number of projects Weighted by value of project disbursements Source: World Bank database. 9 ANNUAL REVIEW OF DEVELOPMENT EFFECTIVENESS 20 08 Project ratings moved up A comparison of five-year subperiods the scale in recent years.
En revanche, les problèmes les plus graves, tels que le changement climatique, se posent lorsque les intérêts nationaux et mondiaux – réels ou perçus – divergent sensiblement. En pareil cas, le modèle par pays est mis à rude épreuve. t 1our mieux combler le fossé entre les besoins mondiaux et les préoccupations nationales, la Banque devrait envisager : d’établir des budgets spécifiques et de meilleures incitations pour les équipes-pays à travailler à la réalisation des biens publics mondiaux ; de mieux utiliser ses réseaux mondiaux de savoir ; et d’utiliser plus énergiquement sa position afin de donner plus de voix aux pays en développement dans la gestion des programmes mondiaux.
2 In the three years to end-fiscal 2007, 80 percent of projects were moderately satisfactory or better in delivering their targeted results, up from around 70 percent medium term. 1. 1 There are indicators of performance that can tell us about the Bank’s development impact—notably IEG evaluations of Bank-supported projects and country programs. Overall trends and recent developments revealed in both of these metrics are presented below. Exit fiscal year (last in a 3-year rolling average) By number of projects Weighted by value of project disbursements Source: World Bank database.
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