|Use Advanced Search to select by one or more countries or areas. Also use the Regions at the top of the Advanced Search page to select all countries within one region at the same time.
Use Browse by Country to select one country or area from an alphabetical list.
Use Browse by Region to select one country according to the Region in which it belongs.
Regions: The regions included in the Advanced Search picklist and Browse by Region are a blend of current World Bank administrative regions (defined below) and geographic regions, if analygous to the name. The "Other" region includes countries and areas that do not fit into the other regions.
Countries: The Projects database uses a standardized list that may include some inacitve countries or areas for which there are no lending projects. The same list is used for Project Country/Region and Supplier Country in the Contract Awards Advanced Search page.
World Bank administrative region: The World Bank lends to countries which are members of IBRD or IDA. Country lending is grouped into regions based on the current World Bank administrative region (rather than geographic) where project implementation takes place. For further information, visit the Bank's regional web pages: Africa, East Asia & Pacific, Europe & Central Asia, Latin America & Caribbean, Middle East & North Africa, South Asia.