Includes lessons learned by the World Bank's Global Water Policy from its water related interventions in fragility, conflict, and violence (FCV) settings.
|Title||Maximizing the impact of the World Bank Group in fragile and conflict-affected situations|
|Publication Type||Working Paper|
|Year of Publication||2018|
|Pagination||x, 219 p. : 44 fig., 13 tab.|
|Place Published||Washington, DC, USA|
This report provides a comprehensive overview of the World Bank Group's (WBG) engagement in contexts of fragility, conflict, and violence (FCV). Its central message is that the Bank will only achieve its Twin Goals of ending extreme poverty by 2030 and boosting shared prosperity by increasing its impact in FCV settings. The report provides insight on how Global Practices and teams across the WBG are tackling these critical challenges, with a focus on cross-cutting fragility issues that appear across geographies and sectors. In cooperation with local, national and global partners, the WBG aims to strengthen its strategic and operational approach to FCV situations to enhance impact on the ground.
The section on the World Bank's Global Water Practice (P. 206-211) includes five general lessons: