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Global Community Steps Up to Boost Resilient Recovery

The World Bank announced a $93 billion replenishment package of the International Development Association (IDA) to help low-income countries respond to the COVID-19 crisis and build a greener, more resilient, and inclusive future.

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IDA20 Final Replenishment Report

The IDA20 overarching theme “Building Back Better from the Crisis – Toward a Green, Resilient and Inclusive Future” captures the need to support countries in overcoming their most pressing challenges, and to continue on a greener, more resilient, more inclusive development path. Read More

IDA20 Special Themes

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Climate Change

Managing the unavoidable and avoiding the unmanageable

Fragility, Conflict, and Violence

Breaking the cycle of conflict and poverty

Gender and Development

Fostering gender equality and empowerment

Human Capital

Investing in people for greater equity and economic growth

Jobs and Economic Transformation

Creating good jobs and supporting a strong private sector

Global Reach

  • 1,828projects totaling
  • $161.48B operating in
  • 9,917locations across
  • 75countries
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Ensuring the Poorest Are Not Left Behind

Over decades, IDA has demonstrated an extraordinary capacity to grow and innovate, listen to countries’ needs, and incorporate lessons learned into better project designs, all with an eye at delivering robust development outcomes for the people most in need.

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More About Our Work

With IDA’s help, hundreds of millions of people have escaped poverty—through the creation of jobs, access to clean water, schools, roads, nutrition, electricity, and more.

Explore IDA's History

Through 87 events and nearly 500 archival and informational sources, the timeline explores the origins of IDA, its vital role in providing financial and knowledge resources, and the innovative ways it has supported economic and social development across the poorest countries in the world.

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Voices

"IDA is an extremely important instrument for African countries and for developing nations as a whole because of the types of loans that are made available to our States."
MACKY SALL
President of Senegal, July 17, 2021
"As long as there is poverty, there will be a need for IDA. And as long as there is IDA, there will be a need to support IDA. For our side, I think Saudi Arabia will no doubt join that effort."
KHALED BIN SULAIMAN ALKHUDAIRY
Vice Chairman and Managing Director of the Saudi Fund for Development, Saudi Arabia, October 2019
"There is such a demand, not only for Samoa but for the Pacific Island region generally, because of the vulnerability to climate change impacts."
SIMON STIELL
Minister for Climate Resilience, Grenada, October 2019