Climate

Managing the unavoidable
Avoiding the unmanageable

Gender

Fostering gender equality and empowerment

Conflict and Fragility

Breaking the cycle of conflict and poverty

Inclusive Growth

Equity and equality of opportunity

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.

Lake Titicaca Region Benefits from Cleaner Water
Bolivia

An IDA project provided 2,536 people with improved sanitation and 8,414 people with improved water sources, while also introducing services such as solid waste collection, urban cleansing and disposal services in four tourist municipalities.

Voices

Global Reach

(As of August 23, 2016)

892

projects totaling 

$81.49b

operating in 

9,979 

locations across

75

countries

413million

People received essential health services (FY2011-2015)

5.1million

Teachers were recruited and/or trained (FY2011-2015)

50million

People received access to better water services (FY2011-2015)

102,000

Kilometers of roads were constructed, rehabilitated or upgraded (FY2011-2015)