World Bank - Lao PDR

(Unverified non-profit organisation)

The World Bank is one of the world’s largest sources of development assistance. It is a development Bank which provides loans, policy advice, technical assistance and knowledge sharing services to low and middle income countries to reduce poverty. The Bank promotes growth to create jobs and to empower poor people to take advantage of these opportunities. The World Bank Group’s mission is to fight poverty and improve the living standards of people in the developing world, thus it supports the efforts of developing country governments to build schools and health centres, provide water and electricity, fight disease, and protect the environment.

Website

http://www.worldbank.org/lao

Year established

1944

About this organisation

Regions / countries / territories

Asia: Lao People's Democratic Republic

Global issues

Agriculture, aquaculture and forestry; Energy; Environment and climate change;...show all (6)