By Scott Horsley on NPR

In a telephone interview from Rwanda, Farmer said Kim has a "big picture" understanding of the connections between health, poverty and development around the world. "What are the larger forces that make people sick, or keep them from being in ill health?" Farmer asked. "These have been the very questions that have obsessed Jim his entire adult life."

http://www.npr.org/2012/03/23/149245938/world-bank-nomineeworld-bank-nominee