INVITATION: Innovations to Prevent Gender-Based Violence: April 18, 2017

The World Bank Group and the Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) invite you to participate in their Development Marketplace Award Ceremony event:


                                Innovations to Prevent Gender-Based Violence: Building Evidence for Effective Solutions

                                                                              April 18, 2017, 2:30-4:00p.m. (ET)

                                                                                   Preston Auditorium
                                                                                   World Bank Headquarters
                                                                                   1818 H Street NW
                                                                                    Washington, DC

The Development Marketplace for Innovation on Gender-Based Violence (GBV) Prevention will award 10 teams from around the world for the innovative work they lead on the prevention of GBV. 

Come and meet award winners, who will discuss their work during the ceremony, with the participation of World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim, and the World Bank Group Regional Vice Presidents.

A short reception will follow to enable attendees to meet with winners after the event.