Series - Executive Committee minutes

Executive Committee Minutes 01 Executive Committee Minutes 01

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Executive Committee minutes


  • 9 February 1981 - 15 June 1981 (Creation)

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0.10 linear foot of textual records

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These records were transferred from the Joint Bank-Fund Library to the Archives on March 24, 1983.

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This series contains the minutes of the informal Executive Committee that started meeting weekly with the President on February 9, 1981. It was composed of the Senior Vice-Presidents, the Secretary and the General Counsel. Mattersdiscussed by the short-lived committee include the 1982-1986 lending program, the IBRD general capital increase, the IDA Sixth replenishment, the energy program, the PLO observers issue and staff compensation.

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Records are arranged chronologically.

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Records are subject to the World Bank Policy on Access to Information.

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Records are subject to the Copyright Policy of the World Bank Group.

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An inventory list is available here.

A list of topics covered in each meeting that was prepared by Ms. Blanche Moore, Robert McNamara's secretary, after the close of the McNamara presidency, is available in electronic form. Please note that the Archives cannot confirm the accuracy of the list prepared by Ms. Moore.

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Internal World Bank Group Archives rules based on ISAD(G).

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6 June 2006




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