Video: Triple Hit for Developing Countries – Food, Fuel and Finance [World Bank]

Duration: 2 min 17 sec

Developing countries are now facing a triple hit – food, fuel and finance, the World Bank President, Robert B Zoellick warned [October 09, 2008]. Speaking ahead of the annual meetings of the Bank and IMF, Mr Zoellick said governments must look beyond the financial crisis to contain a mounting human crisis that could push millions of the worlds poorest people to the brink of survival, and wipe out development gains.