Include disaster prevention into dev’t plans – WB expert

Posted at Mar 18 2011 03:39 PM | Updated as of Mar 18 2011 11:39 PM

The World Bank has been lending money to countries in the wake of natural disasters. Caroline Howard recently sat down with Vinod Thomas, director-general of the World Bank's Independent Evaluation Group to talk about some of the lessons they learned while dealing with calamity-stricken countries. Here's that interview. Dateline Philippines, ANC, March 18, 2011