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Finding a job in COVID Times

Finding a job in COVID times carousel
Date: January 15, 2021
What makes a job search in COVID times different?  The key difference is that companies are going through a period of uncertainty...

Our Country Office Visits—Travels in Lockdown

Thursday Travels to our Country Offices
Date: December 15, 2020
Our journey of Thursday Travels is a unique experience and the mine of information that no travel guide can unveil! 

Musings on…. life is a roller coaster (more than...

Musings on…. life is a roller coaster (more than ever)!
Date: December 01, 2020
Probably never, have we looked so much into the future and change like we have this year. The crowned microscopic virus has had macro global consequences and turned our lives upside down...

An Odyssey of 30,000 books

An Odyssey of 30,000 books
Date: November 15, 2020
In a little-known corner of the World Bank’s J Building Basement 3, a volunteer team enthusiastically carries out its mission...

An Appreciation of Charles John Maguire

Charles John Maguire and Vim Magurie
Date: November 06, 2020
in memoriam: An Appreciation of Charles John Maguire

WBFN and MMEG -- A Wonderful Partnership!

MMEG Fair
Date: November 01, 2020
Starting on November 11, World Bank Group Family Network (WBgFN) members will once again have an opportunity to support the annual Arts & Crafts Fair which funds a large proportion of the education grants provided every year by Margaret McNamara Education Grants...

Compassion in the Time of Corona

Compassion in the time of corona
Date: November 15, 2020
It is without a doubt that the Sars-Cov-2 pandemic of 2020 brought the entire world to its knees. For once, the entire world had a shared enemy and a common denominator. 

Chasing the opportunities of staying at home...

Pelin Tekneci Chasing the opportunities of staying at home during COVID-19
Date: October 15, 2020
We are all going through a very strange time due to the COVID 19 pandemic. I am sure that each of us will close this chapter of our lives with unique stories.....

The Impact of COVID on Domestic Abuse

The Impact of COVID on Domestic Abuse
Date: October 01, 2020
COVID-19 has caused major social and economic devastation, disconnected many from community resources and support systems, and created widespread uncertainty and panic.