Case | HBS Case Collection | January 2001

World Bank and Knowledge Management, The: The Case of the Urban Services Thematic Group

by William E. Fulmer and W. Earl Sasser

Abstract

The World Bank has implemented a knowledge management initiative. One of its communities of practice is to take the lead in a $50 billion commitment to address urban slums. The community of practice is struggling with its mission and how knowledge management can help.

Keywords: Urban Development; Knowledge Management; Problems and Challenges; Financial Services Industry;

Citation:

Fulmer, William E., and W. Earl Sasser. "World Bank and Knowledge Management, The: The Case of the Urban Services Thematic Group." Harvard Business School Case 801-157, January 2001.