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Transforming Challenge into Action: Expanding Health Coverage for All 

Transforming Challenge into Action: Expanding Health Coverage for All 

Tune in to this April 18 event to join the discussion on how we can help ensure more people across the world have greater access to high quality and affordable health care. 

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World Bank Regional Economic Updates

What are the latest macro-economic and development trends in each region of the world? Find out in our new economic updates.

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The Great Reversal: New Report on IDA Countries

Despite their high potential, the report shows the 75 vulnerable economies supported by the World Bank’s IDA face a widening income gap with wealthier nations, marking a historic reversal in progress.

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Poverty rate in IDA countries

In 30 years, the poverty rate has halved in countries supported by the World Bank's International Development Association (IDA).


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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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