World Bank's new corporate scorecard aims to align lending to goals

The World Bank is developing a new internal performance evaluation tool to better align its lending with the twin goals of eliminating extreme poverty and promoting shared prosperity. We spoke to the official in charge of the institution’s new "corporate scorecard."

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  • Paul Stephens

    Paul Stephens is a former Devex staff writer based in Washington, D.C. As a multimedia journalist, editor and producer, Paul has contributed to the Los Angeles Times, Washington Monthly, CBS Evening News, GlobalPost, and the United Nations magazine, among other outlets. He's won a grant from the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting for a 5-month, in-depth reporting project in Yemen after two stints in Georgia: one as a Peace Corps volunteer and another as a communications coordinator for the U.S. Agency for International Development.