World Bank and the Arab World: A year in review The World Bank’s support to the region reached $2.1 billion for 16 projects in FY 2013 aiming at ending poverty, increasing economic growth and job creation. More
Now is the time for Social Welfare Reform The current period of transition offers an opportunity for reform of the welfare system, and renewed social safety nets could serve as a vital tool for achieving the Arab Spring's goals of inclusion and resilience. More
Better Health Systems for Healthier Nations A new World Bank strategy calls for creating more fair and accountable health systems in the region to deliver the highest quality of care in a sustainable manner. More
The Middle East and North Africa Multi-Donor Trust Fund The MDTF provides donor funding to support countries in the region that are currently undergoing historic transition and reform. More
Millennium Development Goals The region made notable strides in improving the health, education, and standard of living of its people but countries face a number of challenges.More
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