Subsubfonds - Records of the Vice President and Special Adviser to the President, Visvanathan Rajagopalan

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WB IBRD/IDA EXC-12-02

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Records of the Vice President and Special Adviser to the President, Visvanathan Rajagopalan

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  • 1985 - 1993 (Creation)

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7.36 linear feet of textual records; 9 audio tapes

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Visvanathan Rajagopalan was the Vice President for Sector and Operations Policy when President Preston asked him to join the President's staff as Senior Adviser. Rajagopalan held this post for the year 1993, retiring at the end of December. During his time in the President's office, Rajagopalan had 2 principal tasks: manage the follow-up to the Portfolio Management Task Force report and chair the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research. In addition he spent a brief period in the summer of 1993 as the acting head of the Information, Technology and Facilities Department.

The most important records in this subfonds are those of the Portfolio Management Task Force. These records are essential to understanding the work of the task force and the controversy that followed its report.

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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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  • See Records of the Sector Policy and Research Vice Presidency (PREVP) and the Sector and Operations Policy Vice Presidency (OSPVP) (WB IBRD/IDA WB_IBRD/IDA_93).

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

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Dates of creation revision deletion

6 September 2006

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