Climate

Managing the unavoidable
Avoiding the unmanageable

Gender

Fostering gender equality and empowerment

Fragility, Conflict and Violence

Breaking the cycle of conflict and poverty

Jobs and Economic Transformation

Creating good jobs, supporting a strong private sector

Governance and Institutions

Building open, effective, and accountable institutions

IDA at Work

A paved road in Kandahar Province / World Bank IDA
Afghanistan

With support from IDA, more than 30,000 people now have quicker access to schools, markets, and health care through a paved road connecting their villages to the center of Kandahar city.

East Africa

A regional network of upgraded laboratories across East Africa has resulted in a steep rise in laboratory-confirmation of pathogens (from 8 to 88%) and a new mobile phone disease outbreak reporting system.

With IDA funding, the “tree of hope” project distributes targeted cash transfers to 62,000 households in 106 communes suffering from food insecurity. 
Mali

With IDA funding, the “tree of hope” project distributes targeted cash transfers to 62,000 households in 106 communes suffering from food insecurity. 

Voices

Global Reach

(As of November 10, 2016)

889

projects totaling 

$84.53b

operating in

10,935

locations across

75

countries

1/2billion

People received essential health services (FY2011-2016)

7million

Teachers were recruited and/or trained (FY2011-2016)

64million

People received access to better water services (FY2011-2016)

120,000

Kilometers of roads were constructed, rehabilitated or upgraded (FY2011-2016)