World Bank Podcasts

Jim Yong Kim: In Afghanistan, Recognizing Success, and Challenges Ahead

April 15, 2014 - March 18, 2013 - On my first trip to Afghanistan as World Bank Group president, I met with many of the country's senior leaders, including President Hamid Karzai, as well as leaders in business and among women's groups. The challenges for Afghanistan, like many fragile or conflict-affected states, are huge, but it's critically important that we build on successes that we've achieved in the last decade. Learn more by listening to the audio blog. neither hosts nor alters podcast files. All content © its respective owners.