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And here he is - Jim Yong Kim: Homey & President of The World Bank, Getting Down

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« on: April 21, 2012, 07:21:50 am »


Uploaded by Dartmouth on 11 Mar 2011

"Time of My Life" performed during the finals of the fourth annual Dartmouth Idol. Featuring Perry Bradford '12, Xavier Curry '14, Kevin Oh '12, Sarah Peck '14, Michelle Shankar '12, Ethan Weinberg '12, and a special appearance by (Dartmouth College) President Jim Yong Kim.

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Some say because he was appointed by O'Bummer, that he has got to be a real xanker.



Serious news:

President Obama appoints new World Bank leader.

http://www.kmov.com/news/national/President-Obama-appoints-new-World-Bank-head-143966176.html

by JULIE PACE
Associated Press
Posted on March 23, 2012 at 9:15 AM

Updated Friday, Mar 23 at 9:16 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) -- 'President Barack Obama will nominate Dartmouth College President Jim Yong Kim to head the World Bank, a surprise pick for the international financial institution's top job, senior administration officials said.
   
The Korean-born Kim is a physician by training and a prominent figure in global health and development circles. Officials believe his experience will help counter criticism from developing countries that have grown weary of the U.S. stranglehold on the World Bank presidency.
   
Obama took a strong personal interest in filling the World Bank vacancy after current president Robert Zoellick announced in February he was stepping down. Obama and his advisers considered more than a dozen candidates, including well-known figures in the administration.
   
But in the end, officials said, Obama pushed for a nominee with broad development experience and was particularly drawn to Kim's innovative work fighting the spread of AIDS and tuberculosis.
   
The 187-nation World Bank focuses on fighting poverty and promoting development. It is a leading source of development loans for countries seeking financing to build dams, roads and other infrastructure projects
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