@worldbankkenya - Twitter Profile Analysis

Analysis of 200 tweets by World Bank Kenya, from 04 Aug 2022 to 30 Sep 2022.

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World Bank Kenya

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Welcome to World Bank Kenya. Our mission is to fight poverty with passion and professionalism for lasting results.


12,980 tweets
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2013 since
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Nairobi, Kenya location

Top Tweets by @worldbankkenya

World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
What does #Informality mean for the #COVID19 recovery in emerging market and development economies? 👉 Learn more about in our report The Long Shadow of Informality : Challenges and Policies: https://t.co/inw7a9yB0T via @WBPubs
30 Sep, 2022 - 12:03 PM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
This handbook supports the implementation of international standards established by the Financial Action Task Force and other bodies providing examples of #MoneyLaundering and #TerroristFinancing supervisory frameworks in a range of countries https://t.co/mvulqm1rSG
30 Sep, 2022 - 10:03 AM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
Food safety is vital for achieving many of the SDGs. This book argues that much of the health and economic burden of #UnsafeFood can be avoided through preventive measures, investments, and behavioral changes adopted from farm to fork. 👉Learn more: https://t.co/J9edZ2e7ct
30 Sep, 2022 - 08:45 AM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
It is estimated that narrowing gaps in access to assets among female farmers could lead to a 20 to 30% yield increase per household, benefiting both women and their families. https://t.co/XIxQ49gxlD
30 Sep, 2022 - 05:45 AM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
The @WorldBank was an early champion of open data & open access among multilateral organizations. Incorporating citizen science into open data agendas and project design, however, will necessitate some changes to our to approach development projects. https://t.co/s6B27pUwz5
29 Sep, 2022 - 12:03 PM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
The @WorldBank is helping countries plan and implement #socialprotection measures with over $10 billion in financing reaching more than a billion people as part of our green, resilient and inclusive development approach. Learn more: https://t.co/NylRVMD178 via @WBG_SPLabor
29 Sep, 2022 - 10:02 AM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
Understanding how different households cope with COVID-19 among a vulnerable population is important for the policy design aiming at relieving hunger and poverty in a low income setting. Read Report: https://t.co/xSMCsLXNNw
29 Sep, 2022 - 08:02 AM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
Evidence from high-income countries suggests that judges often exhibit in-group bias, favoring litigants that share an identity with the judge. https://t.co/UkjLvj1nyn
29 Sep, 2022 - 06:01 AM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
There is no one-size-fits-all approach when it comes to targeting social assistance programs. What factors must be considered when deciding whether and how to do so? 🆕 report explores this topic: https://t.co/V5Y9JJOXbJ #TargetedProtection #UniversalSocialProtection @WBG_Jobs
28 Sep, 2022 - 02:04 PM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
Guarding and protecting the world’s natural resources has long been an intrinsic part of Indigenous culture and identity. Climate change is challenging that. Learn how Indigenous women are addressing the problem: https://t.co/eIWeCh4t7s #ClimateStories_WBG
28 Sep, 2022 - 11:30 AM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
#Sub-SaharanAfrican countries are less productive relative to global efficiency benchmarks. How can farmers and firms in #Africa allocate resources more efficiently to boost #job productivity? https://t.co/vIkzqzZG0P
28 Sep, 2022 - 09:01 AM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
Kenya making progress in marshalling global resources to fund locally-led climate action. @KeTreasury Daily Nation https://t.co/M7yszxLYT2 Read how the @WorldBank seeks to translate Kenya’s ambitious climate agenda into scaled-up action on the ground. https://t.co/gZacbzoG7n
28 Sep, 2022 - 05:35 AM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
The world is in the depths of a #LearningCrisis. Without action, this generation could lose $21 trillion in future earnings. We call on world leaders to protect every child’s future & endorse the Commitment to Action on Foundational Learning. https://t.co/5IUYkMQTfY @WBG_Jobs
27 Sep, 2022 - 01:10 PM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
Using scenario analysis, this paper compares the global cost-effectiveness of different infrastructure strategies for the developing world to achieve universal 4G or 5G mobile broadband. https://t.co/eWSgjDbNIH
27 Sep, 2022 - 11:10 AM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
The COVID-19 pandemic affected people’s livelihoods in many ways. This paper examines the degree to which recovering mobility levels impacted labor market outcomes in Kenya over the course of the pandemic, starting from May 2020 until June 2021. https://t.co/5uQ9ZnXZ3l
27 Sep, 2022 - 08:02 AM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
The Horn of Africa Initiative is working towards a more interconnected, integrated, and resilient Horn. The focus is on helping create jobs, mitigate emerging risks, and strengthen resilience. Find out more about the World Bank's work: https://t.co/pbZu2iRnHD
27 Sep, 2022 - 06:01 AM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
This Sustainable Banking Network (SBN) Country Progress Report on Kenya is based on a unique measurement framework to assess sustainable finance initiatives across emerging markets. https://t.co/F9FPNmnSAo
26 Sep, 2022 - 10:02 AM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
This Macro Poverty Outlook presents GDP, debt and fiscal forecasts and examines the implications for critical economic and social concepts such as growth, poverty reduction and macroeconomic stability. https://t.co/JF4agOV9NP
26 Sep, 2022 - 08:01 AM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
Forcibly displaced people (FDP) are increasingly inhabiting urban areas where, together with urban hosts, they face an array of risks and heightened vulnerabilities that need to be addressed through evidence-based policies and programs. Read full Report: https://t.co/suHuh3ublN
26 Sep, 2022 - 05:30 AM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
Going green may put more money in the pockets of Africa’s manufacturers, and help in the continent’s fight against climate change. Learn about the moves being made by governments and businesses to unlock new opportunities here:https://t.co/8XOBUZQ5Bl #IFCinsights
24 Sep, 2022 - 12:01 PM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
COVID-19 amplified existing urban challenges and added new ones. Nearly 100 million additional people are living in extreme poverty, and many of them live in cities and work in the informal sector. What is the role of local communities in the recovery? https://t.co/h0EvWQmMu9
24 Sep, 2022 - 08:01 AM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
How are we helping cities in developing and emerging countries reach their climate ambitions by turning climate-resilient ideas into strategies and finance-ready projects? This is the goal of the Gap Fund. Learn more: https://t.co/mfNwekRY2d @WBG_Cities @EIB
24 Sep, 2022 - 05:30 AM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
Electricity Access in Sub-Saharan Africa makes the case that policy makers need to adopt a more comprehensive and long-term approach to electrification in the region—one centered on the productive use of #electricity at affordable rates. https://t.co/qAvpjJ7wnP
23 Sep, 2022 - 02:30 PM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
Female leaders can improve gender-specific outcomes along several dimensions, but a new paper by @s_anukriti & co-authors finds shocking potential backlash: an increase in rural women’s reported experience of physical spousal abuse. @WBG_Gender Read more: https://t.co/QOtQLGZ6Qx
23 Sep, 2022 - 12:03 PM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
Adults in #developingeconomies often turn to unreliable sources for extra money in an emergency, which puts them at risk of falling into poverty. People with savings fare better. Learn more at #GlobalFindex https://t.co/2Hfjk2H3Ut
23 Sep, 2022 - 10:02 AM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
Establishing an integrated national #DataEcosystem will prepare countries for a secure, sustainable, and prosperous future where data is recognized as a public good, citizens' #digital rights are protected, and the potential of #data is maximized. https://t.co/ZlW3t4o21o
23 Sep, 2022 - 08:02 AM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
As developing countries rapidly adopt #ICTs, they must incorporate #CyberResilience into #DigitalDev strategies. Learn how @WorldBank @USAID @EBRD are prioritizing cybersecurity in projects & elevating this cross-cutting issue in the development agenda: https://t.co/skBkIWavBu
23 Sep, 2022 - 05:30 AM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
A recent World Bank study analyzes #HouseholdEnergy use in 24 Sub-Saharan African countries, where only 20% of people rely primarily on clean fuels & tech for cooking. Read the blog for more ➡️ https://t.co/KfoZpTrzhz @wb_research
22 Sep, 2022 - 02:30 PM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
#Fintech is upending the global financial services industry and creating new opportunities to expand access to banking for the poor. Read about it in the @WorldBank /@IFC_org #FutureofFinance report. https://t.co/3HaGHAOKe2
22 Sep, 2022 - 12:03 PM UTC
World Bank Kenya
@WorldBankKenya
About 36% of adults in #developingcountries now receive a government payment, wage, payment for agricultural products, or domestic remittance payment into an account, which catalyzes broader engagement with the formal financial system. #GlobalFindex https://t.co/VCC8KopYCO
22 Sep, 2022 - 10:00 AM UTC

Top Retweets by @worldbankkenya

Keith Hansen
@Hansen_WB
It was a great pleasure to join & facilitate a session at the Governors' Induction meeting. @WorldBank has supported Kenya's devolution journey from start, committed $2B to devolved functions & $3B in operations with geographic footprints in counties. More https://t.co/aCatXn5yHy https://t.co/Al6b4X8joX
16 Sep, 2022 - 05:06 PM UTC
FCDC Kenya
@FCDCKenya
In their first inaugural meeting today the Governors of the FCDC have met to discuss ways of collaborating with the national government and development partners to deepen devolution. The @WorldBankKenya Director Keith Hansen joined us to share their plans for the FCDC. https://t.co/RCL0rp0TLc
16 Sep, 2022 - 07:52 AM UTC
Holger A. Kray
@krayberry
Thanks to @NEPAD_Agency CEO @nardosbthomas for a productive, inspiring work lunch at the @worldbank today. A clear mutual commitment to regional cooperation for #resilience and sustainable development. | @simeonehui @WorldBankAfrica @AyatSoliman7 @BoutheinaGuerm1 https://t.co/tS54hiNi32
13 Sep, 2022 - 06:42 PM UTC
Keith Hansen
@Hansen_WB
Warm compliments to @WilliamsRuto, President of the Republic of Kenya on your election. Congratulations to Kenyans for holding a peaceful election. The @worldbank remains committed to supporting Kenya’s development goals and quest to be an inclusive upper middle income country.
13 Sep, 2022 - 11:41 AM UTC
The Standard Digital
@StandardKenya
Doctors at the Kilifi County Referral Hospital have conducted the first successful spinal surgery in the county
11 Sep, 2022 - 09:55 AM UTC

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