The World Bank provides low-interest loans, zero to low-interest credits, and grants to developing countries. These support a wide array of investments in such areas as education, health, public administration, infrastructure, financial and private sector development, agriculture, and environmental and natural resource management. Some of our projects are cofinanced with governments, other multilateral institutions, commercial banks, export credit agencies, and private sector investors.
World Bank Operations at a Glance
Key lending indicators from the World Bank
Mar 31, 2023
World Bank Approves $300 Million to Improve Access to Finance and Economic Opportunities in Mozambique
The World Bank Board of Directors approved yesterday a $300 million credit for the Mozambique Access to Finance and Economic Opportunities Project or Mais Oportunidades project, spanning six years (2023-2029), financed by the International Development Association (*IDA).
Mar 22, 2023
The World Bank's EPARD project increased clean water access for 560,000 rural residents, but challenges remain. A new $80 Million project aims to tackle water and sanitation issues, and promote gender equality in the sector.
Mar 23, 2023
Healthy Oceans, Healthy Communities: New Project Will Boost Coastal Resilience and Strengthen Blue Economy in Indonesia
The World Bank approved a US$210 million project to enhance Indonesia's marine resources management and improve livelihoods of coastal communities.