This World Bank Sustainable Development Bond Impact Report 2019 is the first impact report covering all bond issuance and the entire portfolio of the World Bank (International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, IBRD)’s development activities.
Each year the World Bank Group reflects on its efforts in over 170 countries to reach the ambitious Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This third edition of The 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda and the World Bank Group: Closing the SDGs Financing Gap summarizes our work over the past year on each of the 17 global goals.
Part of IFC’s Women on Boards and in Business Leadership Program, the book features the inspirational personal stories of 20 female business leaders and their advice to other female professionals aspiring to top positions. It highlights the positive impact of their leadership on private sector development in emerging and frontier markets. The book also provides key gender facts and data on the status of women on boards and in business leadership around the world.
The Atlas of Sustainable Development Goals presents maps, charts, and stories related to the 17 Sustainable Development Goals. It discusses trends, comparisons, and measurement issues using accessible and shareable data visualizations.