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Mosaic was the printed version of WBFN monthly pubication sent to all members; it was discontinued in 2014. Should you be interested pdf versions are made available to our members in our Mosaic Archives.

Embracing Bilingualism: Practical Strategies and...

Embracing Bilingualism: Practical Strategies and the Enduring Value of Raising Multilingual
Date: May 15, 2024
“To have another language is to possess a second soul.” Charlemagne 742 - 814  "Never give up" - goes the famous saying. Easier said than done when it comes to raising bilingual children.

Strategic Accomplishments—Better Braver Forward...

STRATEGIC ACCOMPLISHMENTS   Better .. Braver ..  Forward ..  Together!
Date: April 15, 2024
STRATEGIC ACCOMPLISHMENTS Better..  Braver .. Forward .. Together!

Building Successful Communities (inside &...

Date: March 15, 2024
Finding your tribe and setting up a strong support system in a new place are key factors of a successful relocation. 

Fostering Inclusivity: A Dialogue on Diversity,...

Date: February 15, 2024
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) stand as cornerstones of the World Bank’s mission to cultivate a fair and equitable workplace that reflects diverse global communities.

Happy New Year from President and Mrs. Banga

Happy New Year 2024
Date: January 15, 2024
The transition from the old to the new marks not only the passing of time but also the promise of a fresh start—a canvas upon which we can remember, celebrate, and dream anew.

Lessons From The Career Lab

Lessons from the Career Lab
Date: January 15, 2024
Over 65 individuals complete the World Bank Family Network Career Lab sessions each year. These remarkable individuals are the spouses of World Bank employees...

Meet Ritu Banga: WBFN's Honorary President...

Meet Ritu Banga: WBFN's Honorary President  (Part 3)
Date: December 15, 2023
In the final installment of our three-part series exploring Ritu Banga’s life and aspirations, we ask about her journey since her husband assumed the role of World Bank President.

The Tuya Tree

The Tuya Tree (or learning to see)
Date: December 15, 2023
I arrived just before Christmas, which is Brazil’s summer, the end of the school year, and when people generally head from the cities to the beach. Wonderful, I thought—how exciting that the seasons and even vacations were turned on their heads.

Meet Ritu Banga: WBFN's Honorary President...

Meet Ritu Banga: WBFN's Honorary President  (Part 2)
Date: November 15, 2023
In Part 2 of our exploration into Ritu’s remarkable journey and insights, she shares her perspective on the significance of family support and community.