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Sri Lanka is Still Young! Join us at World Bank Sri Lanka’s Youth Open House!

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Are you between 18 – 30 years of age?

Are you interested in a career in development practice?

Are you engaged in or would like to engage with a youth network working on Youth related development issues?

If yes, join us at the World Bank Sri Lanka Youth Open House, interact with World Bank staff and learn more…

Date: September 1, 2011

Venue: First Floor Conference Room, World Bank Colombo Office, 1st Floor- DFCC Bank building, 73/5, Galle Road Colombo 3

Please note: space is limited and admission will be on first come first serve basis. If you plan to attend, please send a request with a brief introduction to [email protected] by 4:00 p.m. on Monday August 29, 2011. Please clearly indicate the session/sessions you would like to attend. We will then send you a gate pass to attend confirming your participation.

9.30 - 10.30 a.m. - "Careers in Development: Managing Resources and Client Relations"

10.30 - 11.30 a.m. - "Careers in Development: World Bank Sustainable Development Network"

12.00 - 1.00 p.m. - "Careers in Development: World Bank Finance Management and Fiduciary Operations"

2.00 - 3.00 p.m. - "Careers in Development: World Bank Human Development Network"

3.00 - 4.00 p.m. - "Careers in Development: World Bank Private Sector Development and Poverty Reduction"

5.00 – 7.00 p.m. – “Sri Lanka is still YOUNG!” – listen to 5 youth groups with island wide networks working on issues of development relevance to Sri Lankan youth – this is a Video Conference connecting World Bank staff based in Colombo and Washington. (By invitation only – Open to all applicants of the recently concluded competition to select a Youth to attend World Bank Annual Meetings).

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