April 21, 2021

Demand for World Bank Group financing rises to nearly $64 billion in Fiscal Year 2018

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Record increases in human development, climate finance, and IDA support WASHINGTON, July 19, 2018 – World Bank Group commitments to developing countries hit nearly $64 billion in fiscal year 2018, which ended June 30, with record increases in human development, climate finance, and IDA support. “Demand continues to rise for our finance, expertise, and innovation,” […]

World Bank Supports Human Capital and Agribusiness in the Eastern Caribbean

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World Bank approved today a total of US$19 million for two OECS projects WASHINGTON, May 25, 2017 – The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors approved today two important projects totaling US$19 million for the Eastern Caribbean countries of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, and Grenada. The US$10.7 million Human Development Service Delivery Project will […]

World Bank Group backs Latin America and the Caribbean’s efforts to boost growth and preserve social gains

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Infrastructure, transportation, education and fiscal management were among top priorities supported by more than $10 billion last fiscal year WASHINGTON, July 2, 2014 – The World Bank Group (WBG) committed $10.2 billion in fiscal year 2014 (July 2013 to June 2014) to support Latin America and the Caribbean efforts to boost economic growth and maintain […]

World Bank helping regional disaster preparedness and management

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From Caribbean360 In the past year, over 80 countries received Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery assistance in the form of financial or advisory support. WASHINGTON D.C., United States, Tuesday February 4, 2014, CMC – As the Caribbean grapples with the effects of climate change, the World Bank says it is helping the region […]