Learn how the World Bank Group is helping countries with COVID-19 (coronavirus). Find Out

Skip to Main Navigation
International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict

We are scaling up our engagements on gender-based violence in FCV states, including working with the Panzi Foundation in the DRC


Until recently, the DRC was one of the few countries in the world where primary education wasn’t free, but things have changed.

COVID-19 Response

How can the DRC build on lessons learned from the Ebola response and apply them to tackle the coronavirus pandemic?



Jean-Christophe Carret

Country Director

View All Experts Arrow

Stay Connected

News & Events


In Depth

Strong Policies Can Support Economic Recovery

The latest economic analysis for the region predicts predicts economic activity will decline by 3.3 percent in 2020, confirming the region’s first recession in 25 years.

CPIA Africa

Africa’s poorest countries saw little to no progress on average in improving the quality of their policy and institutional frameworks in 2018.

IDA in Africa

With IDA’s help, hundreds of millions of people have escaped poverty—through the creation of jobs, access to clean water, schools, roads, nutrition, electricity, and more.

World Bank Africa Multimedia

Watch, listen and click through the latest videos, podcasts and slideshows highlighting the World Bank’s work in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Doing Business in Republic Democratic of Congo

The Doing Business report provides objective measures of business regulations and their enforcement. See where your country ranks.

Stay Connected

Subscribe to Our Newsletters

Work With Us In Democratic Republic of Congo

Additional Resources