The World Bank Group works with countries in Europe and Central Asia to help improve people's lives and achieve shared prosperity in a variety of ways, including through financial lending and analytical and advisory services. Our work aims to help countries achieve better competitiveness, more inclusive growth, and to adapt to climate change and improve energy efficiency.
Read More »
January 20, 2015 — Extreme weather events, including devastating floods, plagued much of South East Europe throughout 2014, impacting almost every economic sector - from agriculture, to energy, to tourism.Read More »
January 13, 2015 — A stuttering recovery in the Euro Area and slowing growth in the Russian Federation have posed headwinds to developing Europe and Central Asia, according to the latest Global Economic Prospects.Read More »
November 23, 2014 — "Turn Down the Heat" report warns of significant climate change impacts in Central Asia, Russia, and Western Balkans, with weather extremes already affecting millions of lives.Read More »