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Transforming Lives Through Climate-Resilient Irrigation
Game Changers

Transforming Lives Through Climate-Resilient Irrigation

More—and better managed—climate-resilient irrigation can help feed the planet, grow economies, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and build resilience to climate shocks.

IDA21 Meeting: Building Resilience in South Asia
IDA Event

IDA21 Meeting: Building Resilience in South Asia

Join us June 18 as leaders and changemakers kick off the third IDA21 Replenishment Meeting in Nepal, a milestone moment in the journey of South Asia’s development and recovery.

Loss and damage fund

World Bank Host and Trustee for the Fund for Responding to Loss and Damage

The World Bank has been approved by its Board of Executive Directors to be interim secretariat host and trustee of a fund that will assist developing countries hit by adverse effects of climate change.

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To create a world free of poverty on a livable planet.

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Global Forest Loss

Countries with tropical and subtropical forests saw large losses globally between 2001 and 2021.


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We provide analysis and advice for developing countries

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We help developing countries find solutions to the toughest global and local development challenges—from adapting to climate change to boosting food security to increasing access to energy.

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