Jim Kim: Healthy, educated people center to development

World Bank President Jim Yong Kim visited the Philippines to announce the country's new partnership strategy, and check up on the progress in Haiyan-affected areas. Devex finds out the bank's plans for the country, particularly in conflict-affected Mindanao.

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  • Lean Alfred Santos

    Lean Alfred Santos is a former Devex development reporter focusing on the development community in Asia-Pacific, including major players such as the Asian Development Bank and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank. He previously covered Philippine and international business and economic news, sports and politics.