Special Announcement


A Meeting and a Dinner For Our Members

WBFN 2017 Annual Meeting and Dinner
Date: May 01, 2018
Two of WBFN's annual events are a must for any member to attend- a meeting and a dinner

Information on Addiction for WBG Families

Addiction Seminar
Date: May 01, 2018
Addiction does not discriminate between age, gender or educational background. 

From the Presidents' Desk -- May 2018

Presidents FY18 Loubna and Lorenz
Date: May 01, 2018
WBFN Presidents' message

Different but Essentially the Same

Date: April 01, 2018
I was in my tenth week of pregnancy when a regular genetic test came back with an unexpected result...

Families in Global Transition: A Resource for Us

Families in Global Transition: A Resource for Us
Date: April 01, 2018
If relocation is part of your story, then Families in Global Transition (FIGT) is an organization you will want to know about. 

Really Understanding Cultural Differances

Date: April 01, 2018
When we are exposed to different cultures, we develop cross-cultural understanding. We learn to appreciate that differences in the way we behave 

Worldwide Champions-Why You Want to Be One

Pehli Kiran School Printer Handover Sadaf Saeed Islamabad 1 Nov 2017
Date: March 01, 2018
Champions are part of the WBFN’s Worldwide Team. We form a network around the globe to help families learn about their new relocation.

It’s Movie Time! -- Join us to talk with the...

Date: March 01, 2018
Margaret McNamara Education Grants (MMEG) will welcome home to the World Bank community family, one of its grantees, filmmaker, Afia Nathaniel. 

Struggling with Healthcare?

Date: March 01, 2018
A major challenge on relocation to the US is healthcare. The WBG’s Aetna health insurance for staff and dependents is negotiated specifically for our institution.