Series - Development Committee files

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WB IBRD/IDA STAFF-10-04

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Development Committee files

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  • 1974 - 1981 (Creation)

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4.70 linear feet of textual records

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This series contains Stern's records relating to the organization and functioning of the Joint Ministerial Committee of the Boards of Governors of the Bank and the Fund on the Transfer of Real Resources to developing countries, known as the Development Committee. The series includes Stern's correspondence regarding the Development Committee and the Draft Resolution establishing it, its initial work program, administrative arrangements, membership lists, and budget. Included in the administrative files are April and September 1974 reports from the Technical Group on the Transfer of Real Resources, the Committee of Twenty, as well as the September 1974 suggestions for the work program of the Development Committee. The bulk of the series are Stern's files on meetings of the Committee from its inaugural meeting in October 1974 through September 1981. The series also includes files on two working groups and a task force established by the Committee.

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Accruals

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Chronological by date of meeting.

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Records are subject to review by the Development Committee. Researchers should be aware that the review process may be lengthy.

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Permission of the Development Committee required.

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Dates of creation revision deletion

7 November 2019

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