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The World Bank, IFC and MIGA can assist clients with: financing public projects and programs, supporting policy reform, providing technical advice and analysis, managing financial risk, attracting and financing private sector investments.

Promoting Sustainable Standards

Operations Policies

Our Policies and Procedures apply to all financing and advisory services, and detail roles and responsibilities of The World Bank and our Borrowers.

Environmental and Social Framework (ESF)

The ESF enables the World Bank and Borrowers to better manage environmental and social risks of projects and to improve development outcomes.

Procurement Framework for Projects

Our Framework emphasizes choice, quality, and value for public spending, while enabling adaptation to country contexts.

Financial Management (FM)

We support borrowing countries in improving their FM performance and capacity, encouraging transparency, and providing assurance on the use of Bank financing.

Results and Impact

Visit the Results website to see how we track progress and results of projects, access the Corporate Scorecard and IDA Results.


People-centered Development: The Myanmar National Community-Driven Development Project

September 3, 2020

Benefiting more than 7 million people in 63 townships (approximately 20 percent of the country) and more than 12,000 villages, through financing projects that improve basic infrastructure and services such as roads, bridges, jetties, water, schools, and electricity.


The Road to Universal Health: The Argentinean Experience – the SUMAR Program

JUNE 29, 2020

Delivering health insurance and secure access to preventive health services to more than 16 million uninsured children, adolescents, and adults, including: expanded health care interventions for cancer prevention, sexual health and the prevention of noncommunicable diseases.