Some additional 2 million people will benefit from a second phase of the West Africa regional Food Systems Resilience Program ...
Beirut, August 3, 2022 – Public finance in post-civil war Lebanon has been an instrument for systematic capture of the country’s resources, as it served the interests of an entrenched political ...
WASHINGTON, August 3, 2022 – The World Bank Group (WBG) today announced details of its global crisis response package to help developing countries navigate multiple, compounding crises that are ...
In 2021, the recovery was driven by the hydrocarbon sector and a stronger recovery in the services sector, despite a drop in agricultural activity. On a full year basis, non-hydrocarbon GDP remained 1 ...
ALGIERS, August 3, 2022 – Nonhydrocarbon sectors in Algeria are expected to recover to pre-pandemic levels in 2022 and trade and budget balances will also show a marked improvement this year, ...
The 2022 eruption of Tonga’s Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai undersea volcano and subsequent tsunami caused over $90 million in damages impacting approximately 85,000 Tongans (85 percent of the country’s ...
About the Event: Our 12 th #OneSouthAsia Conversation, held in collaboration with the National University of Singapore’s Institute of South Asia Studies, will explore the potentials and constraints of ...
World Bank Global Director for Education, Jaime Saavedra speaks at the Ukraine and the World Summit on recovery education losses. I want to thank First Lady Zelenska for inviting me to participate, it ...
Today’s development, security, and environmental crises are affecting billions of people, with emerging markets and developing economies (EMDEs) experiencing dramatic retreats in their Sustainable ...
HANOI, July 26, 2022 —The World Bank and the State Bank of Vietnam have signed an agreement that will allow a US$2.5 million grant from the Japan Social Development Fund to finance a project that will ...
WASHINGTON, July 30, 2022 —The World Bank Group welcomes the Statement of the Creditor Committee for Zambia that was issued today under the Common Framework for Debt Treatments beyond the DSSI. The ...