Projects & Operations


The World Bank provides low-interest loans, zero to low-interest credits, and grants to developing countries. These support a wide array of investments in such areas as education, health, public administration, infrastructure, financial and private sector development, agriculture, and environmental and natural resource management. Some of our projects are cofinanced with governments, other multilateral institutions, commercial banks, export credit agencies, and private sector investors.

Jan 14, 2019

Kabul Residents Enjoy Better Mobility and Access to Services After Road ...

Over 1 million people across Kabul city are expected to benefit from new and rehabilitated roads, new drainage, and better access to municipal services. It is estimated that about three quarters of the beneficiaries are ...

Dec 20, 2018

Investing in People

Improved health, education and economic opportunity for women has led to a decline in fertility rates and an increase in GDP

Dec 17, 2018

Additional School Building Improves Learning Environment in Eastern ...

In Nangarhar province, thousands of Afghan students can now learn better since they moved from tents into a concrete school building. The school was built thanks to contributions from the community and support from EQUIP....

Dec 12, 2018

Supporting Infrastructure Development in the Palestinian Territories

The Partnership for Infrastructure Multi-Donor Trust Fund is a key instrument for harnessing donor support for infrastructure development in the Palestinian territories.

Nov 26, 2018

A New Irrigation Canal in Northern Afghanistan Boosts Farmer's Production

The On-Farm Water Management Project aims to improve agricultural productivity in project areas by enhancing the efficiency of water used.