Career Live Streams: World Bank Group - Recruitment Presentation

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Date: 7 November 2022 / 12:30 - 13:30

Career Live Streams: World Bank Group - Recruitment Presentation

For close to 60 years, the World Bank Group Young Professionals Program (WBG YPP) has recruited some of the brightest young minds to contribute to our top priorities, from poverty eradication, social development and climate change. If you are younger than 32, with a passion for international development or finance, graduate education, language skills and leadership potential, register for this event to learn more about the WBG YPP.*

During the event, you will also learn about other early career opportunities like internships and the Junior Professional Associates Program (JPA). WBG staff are recruited from around the world, with preference to nationals of WBG member countries and countries of operations. We welcome all qualified individuals, from diverse professional, academic and cultural backgrounds to apply.

*Note: WBG YPP Applications open June 15 - July 15 for roles across the World Bank, International Finance Corporation (IFC) and Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) and reopen August 15 – September 30 for roles at IFC only. For more information go to:

Monday 07.11.2022, from 12.30 to 13.30

With the participation of:

  • Vilma Aguilar, YPP Program Manager
  • Iman Kedir, Communications & Outreach Specialist, WBG YPP


Introduced by:

  • Prof. Patricia Funk, Director of the Master in Economics, USI


To register:

  • Click here
  • Please indicate Università della Svizzera italiana when registering.

Language: English.


What is a career live stream?

A virtual series of company events for students. During 45 minutes, employees of exciting companies will tell you about their work and answer all your written questions. During and after the career live stream, you can join the company’s talent pool to be contacted by a company representative for open positions.


What is CareerFairy?

A fast-growing HR-Tech startup with the mission to empower talents from all over the world to find a career path that they'll love! On our platform, employees from some of the world's leading companies host interactive live streams for students and young professionals. Companies are able to showcase their projects, office and what it's like to work at the company.