June 11, 2015 — Tanzania has solar resources equivalent to Spain’s, and potential for wind power exceeding that of California, according to preliminary findings from a World Bank renewable energy resource mapping project. Read More »
September 18, 2014 — During her 4-day trip, Sri Mulyani Indrawati met with beneficiaries, had development talks with government officials, and visited project sites funded by the World Bank Group. Read More »
The World Bank Group’s emergency response to the Ebola crisis is to help stop the spread of infections, improve public health systems throughout West Africa, and assist countries in coping with the economic impact.
IDA is the part of the World Bank that helps the world’s poorest countries. Established in 1960, IDA aims to reduce poverty by providing loans (called “credits”) and grants for programs that boost economic growth, reduce inequalities, and improve people’s living conditions.