The mission of the World Bank is to aid developing countries stabilize their economies through financial and technical assistance. The five dominant themes that emerge in a review of the World Bank literature are: health, gender, environment, globalization, and global governance. Each of these themes is broadly related to issues that consistently influence the larger issue of how the World Bank incorporates, rejects, or impacts human rights.
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Human Rights & Human Welfare: Vol. 6:
1, Article 46.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.du.edu/hrhw/vol6/iss1/46
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