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About

The Office of the Executive Director (EDS06) represents Afghanistan, Algeria, Ghana, Iran, Morocco, Pakistan and Tunisia.

The mission of our Office is to contribute to the World Bank Group (WBG)' s twin goals of ending extreme poverty and boosting shared prosperity. We promote high-quality Bank advice, projects and programs, efficiently delivered to client countries. We also seek the highest standards of governance within the Bank.

Our Office is supportive of the WBG Strategy and the accompanying reform  process, including efforts to increase the Bank Group’s financial reach and drive greater collaboration between the Group’s public and private arms. We place a high priority on the smooth implementation of the change process, and seek to ensure that the highest standards of services continue to be delivered to all of the Bank’s clients, including its smaller members.

The Executive Director serves on the Committee on the Development Effectiveness (CODE) (pdf) and is a member of the Ethics Committee (EC). Our Office includes the Executive Director, the Alternate Executive Director, three Senior Advisors and four Advisors. Most of these staff are appointed on the nomination of constituency countries on a rotating basis agreed upon by those countries.

THE OFFICE OF THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR (EDS06)

  • Abdelhak Bedjaoui
    Abdelhak Bedjaoui

    Executive Director: EDS06

  • Naveed Baloch
    Naveed Baloch

    Alternate Executive Director: EDS06

Membership

History of the membership of the current constituency of EDS06

EDS06 Constituency Countries IBRD Statement of Loans

The World Bank

2019 African Caucus. Accra, Ghana - July 31, August 2, 2019

Africa Beyond Aid: Enhancing Institutional Capacity and Innovative Finance for Sustainable Growth

Summary of IDA Statement of Credits and Grants for EDS06

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The World Bank
Apr 22, 2021

Member Countries

The organizations that make up the World Bank Group are owned by the governments of member nations, which have the ultimate decision-making power within the organizations on all matters, including policy issues.

The World Bank
Apr 22, 2021

Boards of Directors

The Boards of Directors consist of the World Bank Group President and 25 Executive Directors acting as a unit to consider and decide on loans, credits and grants; private sector support, political risk guarantees, ...

COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE
Apr 15, 2020

World Bank Group and COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

World Bank Group Launches Emergency Coronavirus Support for Developing Countries

The World Bank
Oct 15, 2015

Afghanistan Country Program Snapshot

The political and security transition has affected Afghanistan’s economy much more deeply than anticipated. Economic growth slowed significantly in 2014-2015 as a result of continued political uncertainty and an increase ...