fbpx News & Publications | International Development Association - World Bank | International Development Association - World Bank

News & Publications

Jul 15, 2021 | Statement
Abidjan's Declaration: Following the Meeting of Heads of State and Government of Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Kenya, Liberia, Madagascar, Mauritania, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Uganda, Rwanda, Senegal, Sudan, Tanzania and Togo to Support A Twentieth (20th) Ambitious Replenishment of the Resources of the International Development Association (IDA20)
Apr 15, 2021 | Press Release
The World Bank launched an early twentieth replenishment process of the International Development Association (IDA), its fund for the world’s poorest countries, aiming to support countries in their recovery from the COVID-19 crisis.
Dec 10, 2020 | Press Release
The World Bank approved today a $100 million grant from the International Development Association (IDA) in support of Maputo Urban Transformation Project. The project will finance critical urban infrastructure investments in the city and support the...
Oct 29, 2020 | Press Release
The World Bank Board of Executive Directors today approved US$250 million from the International Development Association (IDA)* to support the establishment of the Development Bank of Ghana (DBG) to increase access to long term finance and boost job creation for...
Sep 30, 2020 | Press Release
The World Bank Group’s Board of Executive Directors today approved a US$400 million grant from the International Development Association to the Government of Ethiopia.
Jun 26, 2020 | Press Release
The World Bank approved today a $117 million grant from the International Development Association (IDA)* in support of the Government of Mozambique’s Urban Development and Decentralization Project. This financing seeks to harness the benefits of urbanization in participating municipalities across the country by improving urban infrastructure and service delivery as well as by supporting institutional reforms and capacities.
Jun 12, 2020 | Press Release
The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved $54.5 million from the International Development Association (IDA) and the Global Environment Facility (GEF) to improve natural resource...
Mar 17, 2020 | Press Release
The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors today approved a $40 million International Development Association (IDA)* project for Liberia to support a series of pro-poor reforms.
Mar 05, 2020 | Press Release
The Federal Government of Somalia today cleared its arrears to the International Development Association (IDA), completing the process of normalizing its financial relationship with the World Bank Group.
Jan 16, 2020 | Press Release
The International Development Association (IDA, Aaa/AAA) made its debut in the sterling market with a 5-year benchmark bond that raised GBP 1.5 billion. The bond matures on December 12, 2024.
Dec 27, 2019 | Infographic
International Development Association at Work in Kosovo
Dec 18, 2019 | Press Release
The World Bank Board of Directors approved today a $180 million International Development Association (IDA) credit to support Senegal’s efforts to boost competitiveness of the energy and ICT sectors and improve access to services for the most vulnerable.
Dec 13, 2019 | Press Release
A global coalition of development partners announced today their commitment to maintain momentum in the fight against extreme poverty, with $82 billion for the International Development Association (IDA), the World Bank’s fund for the poorest.
Nov 26, 2019 | Loans & Credits
The project objective is to improve the quality, quantity and development impact of postgraduate education in selected universities through regional specialization and collaboration.
Jun 06, 2019 | Press Release
The World Bank Board of Executive Directors approved on June 5 an International Development Association (IDA)* credit of $40 million to help reduce fiscal risks associated to the national airline, Cabo Verde Airline (TACV) and promote a strategic partnership in...
May 30, 2019 | Press Release
The World Bank Board of Executive Directors today approved a $100 million grant from the International Development Association (IDA)* for the LONDO project in the Central African Republic (CAR).
May 17, 2019 | Press Release
The World Bank Board of Executive Directors today approved a $25 million grant from the International Development Association (IDA)* to finance the Agriculture Recovery and Agribusiness Development Support Project (ARADSP) in the Central African Republic.
May 06, 2019 | Press Release
The World Bank Board of Executive Directors today approved a $100 million grant from the International Development Association (IDA)* to finance the first phase of the Consolidation and Social Inclusion Development Program (CSIDP) in the Central African Republic.
Feb 22, 2019 | Press Release
The Board of the World Bank today approved an International Development Association (IDA)* grant of $50 million to support the government of Benin’s efforts to reduce stunting and improve early childhood development outcomes in children under five years of age.
Dec 18, 2018 | Press Release
The World Bank Board of Executive Directors today approved an International Development Association (IDA) credit financing of $29 million for the Liberia Southeastern Corridor Road Asset Management Project (SECRAMP).
Nov 09, 2018 | Press Release
The World Bank approved an International Development Association (IDA) package of $20 million today for Djibouti to improve the living conditions for residents of deprived urban areas, including refugees, and to strengthen Djibouti’s urban development capacity.
Sep 18, 2018 | Press Release
The World Bank approved today a $70 million International Development Association (IDA)* credit to Madagascar for the second phase of the Second Integrated Growth Poles and Corridors series of projects.
Jul 17, 2018 | Press Release
The World Bank approved today a $30 million International Development Association (IDA)* credit to help Togo address urban development challenges and reduce service delivery gaps in some of its most populated municipalities.
Jul 10, 2018 | Press Release
The World Bank approved a $70 million International Development Association (IDA)* grant today to strengthen higher education institutions in Burkina Faso.
Jun 22, 2018 | Press Release
The World Bank approved today a $130 million International Development Association (IDA)* credit of $130 million to provide 1.5 million Senegalese with access to piped water and improved sanitation facilities.
Jun 21, 2018 | Press Release
The World Bank today approved a $200 million International Development Association (IDA)* credit to assist Kenya in managing the impacts of climate and disaster risks.
Jun 15, 2018 | Press Release
The World Bank today approved a $50 million International Development Association credit to increase scale innovation and productivity amongst Kenya’s enterprises.
May 17, 2018 | Press Release
The World Bank approved today a $75 million International Development Association (IDA)* credit to improve urban drainage, selected public services and climate resilience for the urban poor of Greater Antananarivo.
May 08, 2018 | Press Release
The World Bank approved today an International Development Association (IDA)* grant of $150 million in support of the Government of Mozambique’s Integrated Feeder Road Development Project that will enhance road access in the provinces of...
Mar 29, 2018 | Press Release
Today, the World Bank approved additional financing in the form of a $50 million International Development Association (IDA)* grant to Burkina Faso for the Bagre Growth Pole Project.

Publications

Newsletter: Friends of IDA
 

ABCs of IDA: Key Achievements by Country
(AR | ES | FR | JP | RU | ZH)

(AR | ES | FR | RU | ZH)
(AR | ES | FR | RU)
(AR | ES | FR | RU | ZH)
(AR | ES | FRRU | ZH)
(AR | ES | FRRU | ZH)
Africa Transforming: volume 1
Afrcia Transforming - volume 2