World Bank Pledges Support for CSOs

Tuesday, April 12, 2011 - 11:36
The World Bank says it will support Nigerian civil society to make government more accountable to the people
The World Bank says it will support Nigerian civil society to make government more accountable to the people.
 
In a press statement, the bank’s president, Robert Zoellick, affirms that citizens' participation and good governance are crucial for economic development in any country.
 
"Our message to our clients, whatever their political system, is that you cannot have successful development without good governance and without the participation of your citizens,” argues Zoellick.
 
To read the article titled, “Polls - World Bank pledges support for civil society,” click here.
Source: 
All Africa