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National Credit Bureau Eases Access to Financing in Tajikistan
Tajikistan

With IDA support, Tajikistan opened its first Credit Information Bureau in 2010. Between 2010 and 2016, more than 1.3 million contracts were uploaded into the system to provide credit information on 970,000 clients, individuals and small and medium enterprises.

Afghan women attend community meeting
Afghanistan

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

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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.

 

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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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