World Bank Group
With 189 member countries, staff from more than 170 countries, and offices in over 130 locations, the World Bank Group (WBG) is a unique partnership: five institutions working for sustainable solutions to reduce poverty and build shared prosperity in developing countries.
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 all areas of international development, from policy and strategic advice to the identification, preparation, appraisal and supervision of development projects. Attend this event to learn about how to become eligible and apply. Highly motivated graduate students and alumni from various fields of study relevant to international development/finance are strongly encouraged to attend.
During this virtual event, you will learn about early career opportunities with the World Bank Group, including:
- The Junior Professional Associates Program (JPA)
- The newly integrated Young Professionals Program (WBG YPP), now representing the World Bank, IFC and MIGA
For more information on specific early-career opportunities with the World Bank Group:
- Bank Internship Program
- IFC Global Internship
- Junior Professional Associates Program
- WBG Young Professionals Program
WBG staff are recruited from around the world, with preference to nationals of WBG member countries and countries of operations. WBG welcomes all qualified individuals, from diverse professional, academic and cultural backgrounds to apply.
Iman Kedir is a Communications & Outreach Specialist for the World Bank Group’s Youth Programs focusing on employer branding and outreach for early career recruitment programs, including the Young Professionals Program. She has close to 15 years of experience working for international brands and organizations.
Vilma Aguilar is the current Program Manager for the World Bank Group’s Young Professionals Program (WBG YPP), now recruiting on behalf of the World Bank, IFC and MIGA. She is a Human Resources Management professional with over 20 years of experience in international development organizations.
This virtual event is intended for CEU graduate students and alumni.
The event will be held via Zoom. Please register in advance to receive the link.