IDA at Work
A new bridge has helped transform the lives of more than 2,500 residents in a rural village in Bamyan Province that is divided by a river. The bridge has enabled year-round access basic services and markets on both sides of the river.
An IDA-supported project has helped to connect communities through more than 464 kilometers of roads and 150 new river crossings in Nigeria's Kaduna state.
Extreme weather in Burundi has put the nation's roads at high risk of flooding and landslides. An IDA-supported transport project is helping the country build climate-resilient roads, create jobs and increase access to schools and markets.