IDA at Work
Through an IDA project, 96,000 diploma-level students from disadvantaged socio-economic backgrounds received stipends to access vocational trainings for improved employability.
An IDA-financed project is helping install 20,000 solar homes systems in Bangladesh every month, making it the fastest growing solar home systems program in the world. As of 2016, the project had provided access to electricity for nearly 5 million people in rural Bangladesh.
The government of Bangladesh has initiated an electronic government procurement system that has been rapidly transforming the public procurement environment in Bangladesh.