The WB Work in Papua New Guinea and the Pacific Islands 2020

The World Bank Group aims to make a real difference in the lives of millions of people by delivering on its twin goals: ending extreme poverty and increasing shared prosperity. With deep financial resources, combined with global expertise in economic analysis and managing sustainable development, the World Bank is supporting Papua New Guinea and the Pacific Islands to be better connected, enhance resilience and create jobs and opportunities.

The World Bank is currently supporting 90 projects across the Pacific Islands and Papua New Guinea, totalling US$1.83 billion commitment through a combination of IBRD and IDA financing and Recipient-Executed Trust Funds.