National Press Club

Globalization and the World Bank

October 10, 2007

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Run time: 60 minutes

Robert Selleck, recently-elected president of the World Bank, talked about development projects to help poor nations, ways in which globalization has changed the world, poverty as a continuing problem, environmental threats, the United Nations millennium goals, malaria and other diseases, and contributions to the World Bank. After his presentation, Mr. Selleck responded to questions submitted by audience members.