The World Bank Group announced a $30 million grant to pay the salaries of public school teachers in the West Bank to help ensure the continuity of crucial education for children.
Balancing environmental quality and economic progress has always been a key challenge for policymakers in Sub-Sahara Africa and around the world. While the two objectives may sometimes be at odds, ...
KYIV, February 15, 2024—After almost two years of Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine, an updated joint Rapid Damage and Needs Assessment (RDNA3) released today by the Government of Ukraine, the ...
In the MENA region, the lack of childcare options is identified as the most challenging barrier for women to join the labor market. Female labor force participation in the Mashreq countries is among ...
The World Bank Board of Directors today approved a significant initiative aimed at addressing urgent challenges in the Senegal River Valley (SRV), an area vital for local economies and residents that ...
24-year-old trainee teacher, Rebecca Persaud, leads lessons in the smart classroom at Kuru Kururu Primary School, as part of her assignment from Guyana’s Cyril Potter College of Education. With rapid ...
Empowering girls and women is key to creating inclusive societies and reducing poverty. This is critically important in a fragile setting like Mozambique, where conflict, climate shocks, widespread ...
The objective of the project is to improve the coordination of social assistance activities, provide temporary social assistance support to rural households, and increase inclusion of the extreme poor ...
WASHINGTON, D.C., February 15, 2024 – The World Bank (International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, IBRD, Aaa/AAA) today priced a USD 1.25 billion Sustainable Development Bond linked to the ...
WASHINGTON, February 12, 2024 — The World Bank has extended a facility of close to $300 million to the Eastern and Southern African Trade and Development Bank (TDB), to support distributed renewable ...
WASHINGTON, Feb. 15, 2024—The World Bank Board of Executive Directors today endorsed an adjusted approach to support the people of Afghanistan. “Approach 3.0” will deploy funds from the International ...
Beirut, February 15, 2024 – The World Bank Group’s Board of Executive Directors approved yesterday a US$34 million project to help Lebanon restore core fiscal management functions of the public ...