Gender

IDA at Work

Helping Women Entrepreneurs Gain Access to Financing
Ethiopia

An IDA-supported project is currently disbursing roughly $2 million in loans to growth-oriented women entrepreneurs every month, far exceeding initial targets.

WOMEN TAKE THEIR PLACE IN RURAL COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
AFGHANISTAN

IDA support has enabled Afghani women to participate in community development councils, where half the seats are now allocated to women.