Governance and Institutions

IDA at Work

Afghan women attend community meeting

A ten-year Citizens' Charter aims to change the culture of governance in Afghanistan by empowering rural and urban development councils.


Nearly 3 million urban residents are benefiting from improved infrastructure services such as roads, drainage, new bridges, street lights, solid waste services and markets.

Governance and Institutions Interactive

IDA Works for Everyone: Governance and Institution Building
Sri Lanka: Citizen Engagement is Key to Development
Fiscal Decentralization and Local Governance in Burundi

IDA supports countries in building open, effective, and accountable institutions for inclusive development. This involves both strengthening core government systems to channel resources to the bottom 40% of the population, and developing a public sector grounded in transparency and citizen participation, which increases trust between governments and citizens.



Bangladesh Expands Public Procurement

New procurement data center will offer storage for 8.6 million tenders and support about 325,000 registered bidders.

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