Series - Operations Committee records of the Chairman (Moeen Qureshi)

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Operations Committee records of the Chairman (Moeen Qureshi)


  • 1987 - 1991 (Creation)

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1.50 linear feet of textual records

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This series is comprised of Moeen Qureshi's set of minutes, postscripts, and memoranda relating to meetings of the Operations Committee during the period when Qureshi was Senior Vice President, Operations, and chairman of the Operations Committee. The contents of the files for the meetings vary somewhat but may contain the Country Strategy Paper, Initiating Memorandum, or report that was discussed at the meeting; the minutes of the meeting and/or the related Postscript; and memoranda from other members of the Operations Committee, members of the Operations staff, regional directors, or members of the Economic Advisory Staff. The files include Qureshi's handwritten annotations and notes and copies of his formal comments.

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Accruals are not expected.

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Records are arranged chronologically by date of Operations Committee meeting.

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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 paper index, filed at the beginning of the series, lists chronologically the date of the Operations Committee meeting and the subject of the meeting.

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  • During the period 1989 - 1991, Moeen Qureshi's Special Assistant in the Office of Operations Policy, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, maintained a set of Operations Committee files that is more voluminous than this series and is arranged alphabetically by country. Her records can be found in Records of the Senior Vice President of Operations

*See Records of Individual Staff Members - Moeen Qureshi files (WB IBRD/IDA STAFF-26), and specifically Country Strategy Papers (WB IBRD/IDA STAFF-26-03) for additional records related to Operations Committee activities maintained by Qureshi while he was Senior Vice President of Operations and Committee Chairman.

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

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Dates of creation revision deletion

26 October 2005, 16 November 2006




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