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Thursday, February 05, 2009

World Bank Essay Competition 2009

The Essay Competition 2009 has been launched!

Visit: http://www.essaycompetition.org/.

TOPIC: How does climate change affect you?
How can you tackle climate change through youth-led solutions?
NEW: photos and short videos accepted!

We are happy to inform you that the Summary Report 2008 is now available on the Essay Competition website

The report contains:
1. Background information about the Competition
2. An analysis and conclusions from essays
3. Winning essays in full

Unfortunately, the report is at the moment only available in English. We also encourage you to visit the website of the World Development Report 2009, a newly released publication of the World Bank, which focuses on economic geography (growth of cities, migration from rural to urban areas etc.). You can download the full report for free at this link.

Once again, we thank you for your contribution to the Essay Competition, and we hope to read your essay in 2009 as well!

Best regards,

Organizers of the Essay Competition