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World Bank Group Information Research Guide

Helping people find information about and by the World Bank Group.

The Bank Group has two goals: 

  1. 1. To end extreme poverty, and   

2. Promote shared prosperity in a sustainable way

To achieve these, our work revolves around projects and operations that alleviate poverty.

Public project information by institution

IBRD/IDA (International Bank for Reconstruction & Development / International Development Association)

IBRD/IDA Project life cycle

World Bank Operations manual - Operational policies, directives, procedures and other instructions to staff that apply to Bank operations

Search the IBRD/IDA projects:

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Annual report:

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Results:

IBRD/IDA results  

IDA results

Data:

Present datasets:  IBRD / IDA

Historical datasets: IBRD / IDA

Trust funds, partnerships, and financial intermediary funds (FiFs)

Trust funds:
Vehicles used to manage funds contributed by development partners for specific development activities and administered by the World Bank.
Annual report Trust fund fact sheet Directory of programs

Partnerships:

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FiFs (Financial Intermediary Funds):
Subset of trust funds - leveraging public/private resources to support international initiatives with the Bank Group as trustee
Browse the FiFs

IFC (International Finance Corporation)

Investment, advice, and asset management

IFC project cycle

Search the projects: IFC

Annual report

Results: results measurement

MIGA (Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency)

Political risk insurance and credit enhancement

Guarantee process

Search the Projects: MIGA

Annual report

Results: impact stories

ICSID (International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes)

International investment dispute settlement

Process overview

Search the cases: ICSID

Annual report 

Results: caseload statistics

Institution specific:

IBRD/IDA results  

IDA results

IFC results measurement

MIGA impact stories

ICSID caseload statistics

Across the Institutions:

Independent Evaluation Group

Strategic Impact Evaluation Fund