With the World Bank’s financial and technical support, Jiangxi has improved the navigation capacity of the Gan River and enhanced flood protection for local people and communities through construction of the Shihutang Navigation and Hydropower Complex.
Guangdong Province in China worked with the World Bank to improve the quality and relevance of its vocational and technical education, directly benefiting more than 9,000 students, as well as school teachers and administrators.
A World Bank project helped improve the existing urban transport infrastructure to enhance mobility, access and safety, directly benefiting motorists, public transport passengers, cyclists, pedestrians and people with disabilities.
A project helped provide safer drinking water for over 730,000 people including 340,000 people with unsafe fluoride-affected ground water. It contributed to a better environment and improved the health of nearly 4.17 million people in the Shandong province.